Wired Differently: 5 Keys for Working with Students with Mental Wellness Challenges

Learning Objectives

The insights in this program will help you and your staff adopt the following five keys to working with students with mental wellness challenges including Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Anger Disorders, Early-Onset Bipolar Disorder, PTSD, Asperger’s Syndrome, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and others:

• Owning Who You Are
• Reasonable Accommodations
• Prevention
• No Stigma Zone
• A Positive and Welcoming Climate


Current studies show that approximately 20 percent of all students are diagnosable for a mental, emotional or behavioral health issue. This DVD and AccuTrain On-Demand program will help teachers, counselors, administrators and other professionals understand how to support and teach this high-potential portion of the student population — while avoiding an unmanageable classroom environment.

About the Presenter

Mike Paget, M.Ed. works as a consultant to schools throughout North America to help them better teach challenging students. He is an innovator of effective approaches for working with students with severe emotional and behavioral problems. He has conducted keynote presentations and seminars across the U.S. and Canada on creative techniques for crisis intervention and managing classroom behavior. Mike spent 20 years working extensively with ODD, CD and other special needs

Start My Free Trial

No Obligation. No Credit Card Required.

Why AccuTrain Connect?

Anytime, Anywhere

The AccuTrain Connect platform allows your staff to complete critical training whenever and wherever they want.

Document & Report

The Learning Management System makes it easy to assign and track training from anywhere, with automatic documentation.

Growing Library

Our library includes more than 50 courses and resources on critical topics, with more added each month. 

Expert Trainers

Our courses are based upon insight-filled input from nationally known authors, thought leaders and subject matter experts.

Video Empowered

Video is powerful and we have included it in all of our courses to drive engagement and to increase retention of learning.

Engaging Content

Each course features an engaging mix of video, graphics and interactive questions, with a brief quiz to insure comprehension.