CGC provides consultation services to children, families, schools, community based organizations. Our focus is to support children who display social-emotional needs as well as provide preventative services through education and training. We believe that we can make our communities stronger, and increase children's emotional intelligence by supporting schools and programs that work with children in our area, thereby increasing academic achievement and promoting social success.
Through collaboration, we provide high-quality evidence-based staff and parental training, as well as the implementation of behavior and social/emotional support services to schools or community organizations in the greater Nashville area.
Positive Behavior Support Consultation
Positive Behavior Support (PBS) is a behavior management system that is developed from evidence based practices using reinforcement in the environment to support socially significant behaviors. Common Ground Cooperative provides PBS consultation services on an individual and organizational basis. We implement this through a collaborative effort with the family's or organizations. Our behavior support staff conducts assessments, guides the behavior support program, and provides on going training and supervision.
SES - Social Emotional Support Consultation
CGC uses dynamic and engaging social skills training's developed from evidenced-based practices and social skill curriculums designed for kids with social-emotional needs. We provide a framework and ongoing support for organizations to implement this service into their ongoing programs. The skills we focus on in our training and services include but are not limited to:
- Character Education
- Social Skills
- Coping Skills
- Conflict resolution
- Expected and unexpected behavior(s)