Featured Resources

CQ_SpotlightThe Promotion of Positive Racial Identity to Combat Depression in African American Youth
This article explains the relationship between depression and racial discrimination and identity, and demonstrates tips for positive racial development.

PodcastPreventing Dropout Through Transition Support for High Risk Youth
This podcast addresses challenges faced by reintegrating youth transitioning from restrictive placements, the development of the On The Way Home program, preliminary effects on placement and school stability, and strategies for successful school reintegration.

SPAW 2016 PosterSPAW Resources
Get ready for School Psychology Awareness Week 2016 by downloading social media images, sample newsletter content, a sample letter to district leaders, and more.

Get Informed

Print ResourceIEP Team Meetings: A Guide to Participation for Parents
When starting the IEP process with a student, share this resource with their caregiver so they can understand the process and contribute to their child’s success.

Membership_RenewRenew Your Membership
Renew your membership or join online today, and divide your dues across three easy and affordable monthly payments! The NASP installment plan is available through November 9 and offers members a financially flexible option to access dozens of resources to help them best serve the students, families, and communities in their district.

WebinarSchool Refusal Webinar on Nov. 9
Join us for a live webinar with Mary Wimmer, author of Evidence-Based Practices for School Refusal and Truancy, for an overview of universal, targeted, and intensive interventions for school refusal.

What's New

School Safety and Crisis ResourceSocial Media and School Crisis Resources
We just released brief facts and tips for effective social media use during a school crisis, as well as the potential risks and benefits of using it during this time.

Annual_ConventionConvention Registration Now Open
Registration and housing for the NASP 2017 Annual Convention are open! Join us February 21–24, 2017, in San Antonio, TX. Register by Nov. 9 to save $50 with the early rate and be entered for a chance to win a registration refund.

Quick_TipsQuick Tips: Building Capacity for Practice
After a needs assessment, help your school leadership team focus on unaddressed issues. Review our simple steps for leading the process.

About NASP

The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) represents and supports the profession of school psychology by advancing effective practices to improve students' learning, behavior and mental health, and by maintaining essential standards for ethics and practice. Read more

The NASP Practice Model

The NASP Model for Comprehensive and Integrated School Psychological Services, also known as the NASP Practice Model, represents NASP's official policy regarding the delivery of school psychological services. NASP has developed this implementation guide as a resource to help school psychologists through the process of advocating for and implementing the model in their school or district.