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CQ_SpotlightActivities to Increase Cognitive Empathy in Students
This article presents research-based interventions to develop students’ perspective taking.

PodcastMeta-Analysis of Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Youth and Caregivers
Participants in this podcast discuss the importance of mindfulness-based interventions and review findings from a meta-analysis that systematically evaluated the goodness of these interventions for both youth and their caregivers.

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 ResourceSelf-Assessment Checklist for Cultural Competence
This checklist is intended to heighten the self-awareness and sensitivity of personnel to the importance of cultural diversity and cultural competence in schools.

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.

ConventionRegister by Nov. 9 to Save $50
Register for the NASP 2017 Annual Convention between now and November 9 to save $50 with the early registration rate. Current NASP members are also eligible for a chance to win a registration refund!

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Twitter ChatSPAW Twitter Chat on Oct. 26
Join us on Twitter this Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. EDT to learn about resources for School Psychology Awareness Week 2016. Use #NASPadvocates and #SmallStepsChangeLives to join the conversation!

WebinarTwo Upcoming Webinars
Join us November 9, 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT, for a live webinar on addressing school refusal and truancy, and on December 9, 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT for a live webinar on supports for homeless children and youth under ESSA. Register today!

Quick_TipsQuick Tips: Building Capacity for Practice
Make it a team effort! Collaborate with others in your district to identify an opportunity for improving practice and then use these steps to gain the support of your district leaders.

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.