Mental Health Screening Practices in Schools: A Multistate Investigation

This session is from the NASP 2021 Annual Convention

  • PMD: 4,6
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Session 10: Health and Well-Being

Learner Objectives

This session will help participants…

  1. learn about commonly used mental health screening tools.
  2. learn about best practice strategies for implementing mental health screening in schools.
  3. learn about mental health screening practices in schools.


Results of a multistate study investigating mental health screening practices in schools will be shared. Information about mental health screening and the imperative role school psychologists have in supporting implementation efforts will be offered. Attendees will be encouraged to ask questions about and share their experiences with mental health screening in schools.



Brandon J. Wood, University of Toledo
Faith E. Ellis, University of Toledo
Elizabeth Koval, Central Michigan University


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