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Four Steps Model
Step 1: Identify the Behavior
Step 2: Understand the Effects
Step 3: Identify the Cause
Step 4: Avoid Mistakes

Related Behaviors
The Alibier
The Authority Pusher
The Defier
The Distracter
"I Can't"
The Last Worder
The Rebel
Behaviors At School

"I Won't Do It"

Behavior: Specific attitudes and actions of this child at home and/or at school.

  • Refuses to try new tasks.

  • May start, then stop almost immediately.

  • Fearful.

  • Will only attempt lessons or tasks that appeal to him/her.

  • Often appears busy, but ends up not completing assignments.

  • Usually argumentative.

  • Always makes excuses for what he/she did or didn't do.

  • May "dare" you to make him/her do anything.

  • Appears very hostile to adults.