As part of NASP's commitment to ensure all children's safety and ability to thrive in school, at home, and throughout life, NASP stands behind our "Resolution to Support Efforts to Prevent Gun Violence." NASP aspires to protect children by encouraging and supporting solutions that create safer, healthier schools, homes, and communities.
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. They will look to adults for information and guidance on how to react. This resource gives tips to adults to support children after violent acts.
Mentoring is one of the most effective practices for developing leadership in school psychologists. This article describes activities that can enhance mentoring relationships, which in turn will create positive effects for children and their families.
This issue features the impact of suspensions on predominantly Black middle school students, expanding SEL assessments to include emotional and behavioral concerns, engaging high school English learners with reading comprehension difficulties, and more.
Several states have already kicked off early filing for the 2023 state legislative sessions. Be sure to stay up to date on what legislation affecting school psychologists will be debated in your state using NASP’s proposed bills tracker.
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NASP Convention App is the official app for the NASP 2023 Annual Convention. With the app, you can make the most of your time at the event and keep informed with the latest information. See how to download the app and all you can do to keep your convention schedule organized
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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.
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. 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.