California Training Courses

Restraint and Seclusion (CA)

While children are learning to control their own behavior, they may need help from adults to prevent them from harming property, other people or even themselves. In this course, teachers and other school staff members will receive an overview on the use of restraint and seclusion to deal with emergency situations.

Course Authors
Reece Peterson, Ph.D.

Reece Peterson. PhD, is a leading advocate for alternatives to restraint and seclusion. He is a professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he teaches courses on various aspects of special education. He is also co-author of a book on multicultural issues in behavioral disorders and has served as president and governmental relations chair for the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders.


23 minutes