Research Center

The NASP Research Center provides access to empirical research on the profession of school psychology and information on the research activities of the Association. 

Research @ NASP

Research @ NASPNASP conducts, facilitates, and publishes research on a number of topics relevant to school psychologists. Through the use of surveys and strategic research partnerships NASP collects and disseminates information to school psychologists, policy makers, and the general public. These studies help support NASP in its advocacy efforts. NASP members are also eligible to apply for funding to support their own projects.

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Research Resources

ResourcesNASP provides resources for both practicing school psychologists and researchers. For topics of particular importance, NASP reviews and synthesizes current research for easy and quick review in our research summaries. Members are eligible to apply to use data obtained by NASP, including information on school psychology workforce and employment conditions. NASP members also are able to access our peer-reviewed journal School Psychology Review (SPR), which publishes research on a wide variety of topics applicable to school psychology.

Check out the latest information on the shortages in school psychology!

NASP Research Reports

NRRNASP Research Reports (NRR) is a peer-reviewed, electronic publication managed by the NASP Research Committee. It is published on an as-needed basis and is disseminated free of charge to education and mental health professionals, researchers, policy makers, and the general public. Recent articles have focused on graduate education and employment conditions in school psychology.

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Virtual Poster Series
The Virtual Poster Series is back for 2023! Find the latest in School Psychology research here.

Report on Active NCSPs by State
Review annual reports on active NCSP holders by state and nationally.

2020 Member Survey
Find out the latest on employment conditions and practices. Results from the 2020 Survey are now available!

NASP Member Demographics
Read the latest report on NASP member demographics (race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, and languages spoken) as of September 2023.

NASP Publications

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    Our most popular publication, Communiqué is mailed to members eight times a year. Access current and archived issues over the last decade. … more

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    School Psychology Review (SPR)

    Scholarly advances in research, training, and practice related to psychology and education, and specifically to school psychology. … more