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  • Talking to Children About Violence

    High profile acts of violence can confuse and frighten children who may feel in danger or worry that their friends or loved-ones are at risk. Parents and school personnel can help children feel safe by establishing a sense of normalcy and security and talking with them about their fears.

  • Effective Partnerships Supporting School Mental Health

    NASP and the National Center for School Mental Health have released a new resource that provides an overview of the key elements of school–community partnerships and specific action steps for states, districts, and communities to foster effective collaboration.

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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

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.

Practice ModelThe 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. The model was updated as part of the NASP 2020 Professional Standards revision and builds on the success of the 2010 standards in advancing the comprehensive role of school psychologists across the country.