Benjamin Bayr is a graduate student at Ludwig – Maximillians – University in Munich ( Germany) studying the education and instruction of children with autism spectrum as well as social, emotional and developmental disorders.
His experience at multiple special education schools including a psychiatric hospital based school in Germany, inspired him to take a closer look at challenging behaviors. In light of the specific difficulties of people with autism, he is developing a better understanding of challenging behaviors and strategies for preventing them and building alternatives.
He hopes to create a guideline for caregivers and instructors for children , adolescents and adults particularly regarding self abuse.
He is passionate about working collaboratively, developing a center of excellence for these individuals with like minded instructors and care givers.