Most teachers know a variety of strategies and tips for dealing with challenging behaviour but what happens when they don't work? This book is aimed at helping teachers deal with these situations and feelings. It explores the factors behind those 'bad days' and looks at what can be done when nothing seems to work.
Marie Delaney is an Educational Psychotherapist,teacher and teacher trainer. She has extensive experience of working with challenging behaviour-both staff and pupils! She has worked on outside school projects- at DYP, a mentoring and education programme in Hackney, London -as well as in schools as a learning support unit manager in Thurrock and then as learning mentor/LSU co-ordinator for primary and secondary schools in the London borough of Havering. She was also trainer and moderator on the National Training for Learning Mentors. She still works as Emotional Literacy Consultant at Bower Park School, Romford, Essex. She has trained teachers in the UK and overseas. She is Director of The Learning Harbour in Cork, Eire.