Featured Resources

CQ_Spotlight“Appropriate” School Psychology Practice?
This article reviews a disability-related case between a school psychologist and her school district. Three members of the profession weigh in with their perspectives about the outcome of the case.

ResourceEating Disorders: Prevention is Worth Every Ounce
Use this resource with parents and educators to define various eating disorders, identify their prevalence and possible causes, and establish strategies for school-wide prevention and individual-level intervention.

White PaperSchool Psychologists: Qualified Health Professionals Providing Child and Adolescent Mental and Behavioral Health Services
Use this white paper in your district to communicate your role, and explain the various levels of mental and behavioral health services in a multitiered system of support.

Get Informed

Live_ReplayLive Replay This Week
If you missed the webinar on ethical use of technology in practice on May 12, join us for a live replay this Thursday, May 26, 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT. Register today!

Interest_GroupCrisis Management Interest Group
Are you actively involved in your school’s crisis prevention and response efforts? Or do you have questions about how to better support your district’s safety efforts? Join this interest group to ask questions, share ideas, and glean advice on topics around crisis management.

PodcastDisruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder
A new diagnosis in the DSM-5, Disruptive Modd Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD) was introduced to address the challenges regarding the diagnosis of bipolar disorder in youth. This podcast examines diagnostic criteria, the relationship between bipolar disorder and DMDD, current research, and potential interventions and strategies.

What's New

Print ResourceNew Release on School Crisis
The new edition of School Crisis Prevention and Intervention: The PREPaRE Model is now available! This book is an excellent complement to PREPaRE training or as a standalone resource.

Membership_RenewDon’t Delay… Renew Today!
The current membership year ends in just over a month. Ensure your continued access to resources to help advance your career and advocate for your role. Renew today and enjoy member benefits through June 30, 2017. Renew or join online and take advantage of easy monthly payments through the installment plan.

PPIEarly Rate Extended
Early bird pricing for the Public Policy Institute is extended until Monday, May 30. Join us to learn from high-ranking experts in the federal government and educational policy arena who are focused on education as a civil right for all students and get applications for practice.

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.