Superintendent: Arlington 'Does Not Sanction the Use of Seclusion'

Instead, the district utilizes 'Therapeutic Crisis Intervention,' according to Superintendent Kathleen Bodie.

The Arlington Public Schools “does not sanction the use of seclusion as a behavior management technique,” according to Superintendent Kathleen Bodie.

Bodie addressed the issue of “seclusion” at last Thursday’s School Committee meeting, as it’s recently been a hot topic in Lexington, route: {:controller=>"articles", :action=>"show", :id=>"in-seclusion-room-saga-lps-and-lichtenstein-read-and-react"} --> after a parent

Stav September 18, 2012 at 05:13 PM
Ottoson has a "scream" room where kids who scream out are housed. If you don't believe me, sit in the parking lot for half an hour in the afternoon.


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