Karolyn King-Peery

Karolyn King-Peery

Karolyn King-Peery, M.A., began her career as a general education teacher 30 years ago. After the birth of her son with disabilities, she became a parent support coordinator for an early childhood organization and a Title I district area specialist, providing workshops for parents raising children with various disabilities. Karolyn completed her master's degree and began working with positive behavior support (PBS) at Brigham Young University more than nine years ago, with Dr. Wilder as mentor and thesis chair. Karolyn has taught special education in the classroom and worked as a part-time faculty member at BYU, teaching courses in PBS. She runs 10-week Family HOPE workshops for parents and graduate students with the support of Dr. Tina T. Dyches and Utah's Nebo School District.

Books by Author

Family HOPE Program Guide: Positive Behavior Support for Families of Children with Challenging Behavior
Positive Behavior Support for Families of Children with Challenging Behavior

Based on the principles of positive behavior support (PBS), the Family HOPE program (happiness-optimism-promise-excellence) offers support and enco

Family HOPE Parent Handbook: Positive Behavior Support for Families of Children with Challenging Behavior
Positive Behavior Support for Families of Children with Challenging Behavior

Based on the principles of positive behavior support (PBS), the Family Hope program offers support and encouragement for families of childre