DS006: The Ethics of Scientific Thinking: Avoiding Errors in RTI Decision Making

Thursday, February 20, 2014 1:30 PM–2:50 PM

Description:

Through lecture and discussion, participants will become familiar with specific legal/ethical issues and guidelines related to assessment and intervention in RTI frameworks. The session will examine decision-making practices in the context of typical cognitive errors and biases occurring among individual school psychologists and school-based teams. This session is cosponsored by the Convention Committee and the Ethical and Professional Practices Committee.

Learner Objectives

Speaker(s):

Kathleen McNamara, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH