Early Childhood Mental Health and the School Psychologist
While empirical evidence regarding the many physical health needs of young children is paramount, what about their mental health needs? This article presents the scope of early childhood mental health problems, obstacles to providing them with mental health services, and implications for school psychologists.
Solutions for Burnout
In this podcast, learn about research on burnout and how to identify your own risk and protective factors.
Gratitude Works Program
School psychologists as ideally positioned to lead school efforts to promote gratitude. The Gratitude Works Program asks students to identify someone to whom they are grateful and thank them face-to-face.
Webinar on December 8
Do you work with a lot of students who are reluctant or resistant to learning? Register for this live webinar on Friday, December 8, to learn about an evidence-based tool to engage resistant learners.
Still Time to Save
Register for the NASP 2018 Annual Convention by Wednesday, January 17, to save $30 with the preconvention registration rate. Student members can register for only $114.
Renew Your NASP Membership
Save on school psychology publications, professional development opportunities, and events (including the 2018 convention). Join NASP or renew your membership today and gain access to member-only discounts on resources designed to help you succeed.
SPAW 2017 in Action
Schools throughout the country celebrated School Psychology Awareness Week in creative ways. See compiled highlights from each day to identify ideas for next year and view social media activity.
Preserve Public Service Loan Forgiveness
Congress is considering eliminating the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program for new borrowers after July 2018. View our action alert to learn more and contact your members of Congress, urging them to protect this program.
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 (PDF), 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.