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CQ_SpotlightEffect of Cognitive Processing Assessments and Interventions on Academic Outcomes: Can 200 Studies Be Wrong?
This article reviews seven meta-analyses to synthesize the research literature on using cognitive processing assessments and interventions to improve academic outcomes.

PodcastPeers Promoting School Success: Protection Against Bullying
Participants in this podcast discuss a data-based problem-solving model to systematically assess and strengthen the peer ecology.

Resource_PicCreating Trauma-Sensitive Schools: Supportive Policies and Practices for Learning
Trauma-sensitive schools have the potential to increase positive outcomes among all students, regardless of trauma history. This document summarize relevant research behind policy recommendation to ensuring schools support traumatized students.

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Featured_PubEvidence-Based Practices for School Refusal and Truancy
By Mary B. Wimmer

School refusal and truancy are serious issues in today's educational sphere. Powered by the right awareness interventions and preventions, you can help curb truancy and school refusal.

WebinarEarly Career Starter Bundle
Get three on demand sessions in the NASP Online Learning Center at a special price! Learn about law and electronic communication, social–emotional screening, and counseling IEPs.

Webinar_ItemCognitive–Behavioral Strategies for Children
Learn specific cognitive–behavioral interventions for students with anxiety, depression, ADHD, aggression, and more in this on demand session.

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Vote_NowPreorder Session Recording Packages
Even if you can’t make it to the convention, you can still watch sessions and earn CPD right from your desk. Preorder Session Recording Packages in the Online Learning Center! Packages are available in April 2016.

Gun ViolenceNASP Applauds President Obama's Efforts to Reduce Violence and Improve Gun Safety
NASP supports measures that will reduce access to firearms by individuals who intend to harm themselves or others and are in line with existing public safety measures designed to protect American citizens across a range of products and activities in this country every day.

SessionsSave the Date for the Summer Conferences
Mark your calendar for the NASP 2016 Summer Conferences, held July 11–13 (Denver, CO) and July 25–27 (Bethesda, MD). Join us for three days of advanced sessions perfect for practitioners.

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 implementaiton guide as a resource to help school psychologists through the process of advocating for and implementing the model int heir school or distrcit.