The Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services has issued a fact sheet on the use of restraint and seclusion, a summary of their 2012 Technical Assistance Bulletin: Use of Exclusion, Restraint and Seclusion and the U.S. Department of Education document entitled Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document.
Topics in the Jan. 1014 Fact Sheet:
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports
Physical Restraint and Seclusion
Imminent Serious Physical Harm
Frequent Use of Restraint and/or Seclusion