Wendy Price and Misty Lay to Lead NASP
Meet our next President-Elect, Wendy Price, and Treasurer, Misty Lay, in the latest edition of CQ.
Facts and Tips on Preventing Youth Suicide
Youth suicide is a serious problem that can be prevented. We've compiled a brief fact sheet on the warning signs and tips for handling suicidal youth.
Anniversaries of Traumatic Events: Guidance for Educators
The "anniversary effect" can trigger intense feelings and reactions in children and adults who have been affected by this or similar tragedies. Spring is a time of increased stress and anxiety for students in normal times; this could be exacerbated by these anniversaries and the added stress from deep the divisions within the country.
Affecting Change Through Social Media: Tips to Stay Engaged and Informed After Convention is Over
Got the post-convention blues? Looking for ways to stay engaged with #NASPadvocates this year? Check out this blog post on how to affect policy change using social media!
Public Policy Institute
Registration is open for the 2019 Public Policy Institute in Washington, DC, cohosted with George Washington University. This year’s theme is “Building Capacity for Safe and Successful Schools: Policy Directions for the Nation.” Register before May 28 to receive the early bird rate!
New Online Handouts Portal
Helping Handouts: Supporting Students at School and Home is a new online portal with 87 handouts to print, e-mail, or download. Quickly search by keyword or within sections to find what you need for meetings and reports. After purchase, access from any Internet-connected device.
Statement on President Trump's Budget
The National Association of School Psychologists believes that President Trump's proposed FY20 budget poses significant risk to the United States' public education system and students.
NASP 2019 Keynote
Did you miss the electric Michael Bonner's keynote at NASP 2019? Don't worry, NASP members can watch the entire presentation online.
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.