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De-escalation Techniques in Foster Care

Learn from Gary Benton, family counselor, helpful de-escalation techniques in dealing with children in crisis and their resulting behaviors. Topics discussed include:

  • Stress
  • Anger and where it comes from
  • What kids are trying to do
  • Brain research

De-escalation Techniques in Foster Care (59 min)

We are providing links to informational materials. This does not constitute an endorsement of an author, methodology, or intervention. Before attempting any interventions advocated in books, videos, DVD's, CD's and audiotapes (with a child in the custody of DSHS), you must first have the approval of the child's assigned social worker.