NASP Annual Convention
Check out the upcoming dates and locations for the NASP Annual Convention
Online Learning Center
Enhance your knowledge and earn documented, NASP-approved CPD at your own convenience.
PREPaRE Training Curriculum
The PREPaRE curriculum provides relevant schol personnel comprehensive training on how to establish and serve on school safety and crisis teams.
NASP will not be hosting a summer conference in July 2021. We encourage you to access sessions in the Online Learning Center, including recordings of Live Sessions from the virtual convention when those become available later this spring, for documented, NASP-approved continuing professional development (CPD) credit. We anticipate offering a virtual event in July 2022.
The ABCs of ABA in the Educational Setting
April 14, 3:00–4:00 p.m. EDT
This presentation will highlight ABA standards for use in the classroom setting for diverse behavioral and curriculum focused goals, including sight word recognition skills, math fact memorization skills, increasing desired behaviors such as mask wearing, reduction of problem behaviors, and more.
Q&A Panel on Certification and Licensure in School Psychology
April 28, 8:00 p.m. EDT
Participate in a live Q&A session addressing certification and licensure in school psychology, designed for graduate students, interns, early career professionals, and others wanting to know more about obtaining and maintaining practice credentials.
Managing COVID-19 Trauma in the School System
May 12, 3:00–4:00 p.m. EDT
This presentation will help participants understand how to incorporate trauma-informed approaches in the schools where they work, during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, including analysis of research from the current COVID-19 pandemic as well as pre-pandemic literature.
2021 Virtual Advocacy Academy
This virtual advocacy academy will focus on helping state leaders and other interested NASP members develop the advocacy skills, strategies, and state association system supports necessary to address shortages in school psychology.
Promoting a Work and Life Balance
This podcast covers ways that school psychologists can achieve an adequate work–life balance to prevent burnout, compassion fatigue, and maladaptive functioning.
Telecounseling Students During Distance Learning
This presentation will help attendees develop skills to engage students in telecounseling, identify means of monitoring student progress in telecounseling, and follow ethical principles while providing telecounseling.
Centering Indigenous and Oppressed Voices in School Psychology Teaching and Practice
This podcast covers issues indigenous communities face in the United States, the role of colonial policies in displacement and cultural erasure, and resources for educators to support indigenous students and families.
Translating Assessment Results Into Recommendations for Intervention Strategies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder
This session presents current research and evidence-based practices on how to foster functional independence in the areas of social communication and interaction, behavioral regulation, and adaptive behavior.
Adding Mindfulness Practice to Your School Psychology Toolbox
This podcast demonstrates activities to teach formal and informal mindfulness practice, including games and counseling strategies.
An Advanced Workshop on Designing Executive Skill Interventions
This session uses case examples, intervention design templates, and examples of teaching strategies to design interventions for students with executive skill challenges on an individual, whole class, and whole school basis.
NASP Distinguished Lecture: Time for SEL 2.0: Skills and Virtues, Schools of Character
This podcast covers four things school psychologists can do to help schools prepare students for present and future social–emotional and academic challenges.
Ethical and Professional Practices in the Digital Age
This session addresses questions about digital communication with and about clients; digital psychological record keeping; computerized testing, scoring, and report writing; and professional reputation and effectiveness.
Behavioral Interventions for Severe Behavioral Problems
This podcast targets strategies for managing severe problem behavior in the school setting across grade levels, rooted in applied behavior analysis with a specific focus on functional analysis and on antecedent and consequent-based interventions.