Behavior Interventionist Network



8:00 AM to 11:00 AM


October 21, 2022 | December 2, 2022 | February 17, 2023 | April 21, 2023


Registration open through 4/14/2023 12:00 PM

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This quarterly series is designed to connect and support behavior interventionists and other key identified personnel on behavioral crisis response teams across Van Buren County. Specifically, this series offers opportunities to network, share resources, and expand learning in the recommended training areas as outlined by the Michigan Policy for the Emergency Use of Seclusion and Restraint.


Tentative Series Agenda

October 21, 2022

PBIS Strategies | Emergency Use of Seclusion & Restraint

December 2, 2022

Social Skills Training

February 17, 2023

Developing Crisis Plans and Debriefing Procedures

April 21, 2023

Restorative Practices: Mediation and Conflict Resolution Strategies


Continuing Education
SCECH: Hours - 12



Jennifer Korinek, LMSW, SSW


Jennifer (Jen) received her bachelor's degree in behavioral psychology in 2005 and her masters degree in social work in 2010, both from Western Michigan University. In 2011, she completed the necessary requirements to become a trainer for the Statewide Autism Resources and Training (START) project, gaining approval to present all START modules and content.


Jen currently chairs the VBISD Behavior Committee, which focuses on providing training and technical assistance in the completion of Functional Behavior Assessments and Positive Behavior Support Plans, as well as developing resources and supports for other best practices in student behavior. She is a highly experienced trainer in the areas of autism, behavior, data collection, and crisis intervention and enjoys helping local district teams develop creative, individualized materials to promote student success.  

Graig Stacy


Graig is a behavioral interventionist for VBISD and has 20 years of experience working with students with behavioral challenges. He has worked in the local districts supporting transitions and behavioral planning for students. He also has been a Master Level Crisis Prevention Intervention Trainer for more than 10 years.

Event Cost

$50.00; breakfast is included

Intended Audience

Behavior Interventionists, Key Identified Personnel, Crisis Response Team Members 

Van Buren Intermediate School District Conference Center

490 S Paw Paw St
Lawrence, Michigan 49064

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The Van Buren ISD Professional Learning Team is composed of professionals with various experiences and expertise who work together to provide educators in Van Buren County, and beyond, access to high quality resources, training, and coaching to address the unique needs of all students.