Examining School-Based Partial Hospitalization Treatment During a Pandemic

This session is from the NASP 2021 Annual Convention

  • PMD: 4
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Session 7: Psychological Services for Specific Groups of Students

Learner Objectives

This session will help participants…

  1. gain an overview of our version of school-based partial hospitalization services.
  2. develop a perspective concerning possible future adjustments to the program based on the feedback from stakeholders.
  3. obtain an understanding of the ways in which the implementation of teletherapy during COVID-19 impacted perceptions of our Eastern Pennsylvania program.

Description

The drastic departure from in-person to remote telehealth treatment will be explored, particularly, (a) What worked well? (b) What didn’t work well? and (c) How can we improve our service delivery when working remotely? Participants should gain a perspective regarding our version of school-based partial hospitalization services, and obtain an understanding of the ways in which the implementation of teletherapy during COVID-19 impacted perceptions of our Pennsylvania program.

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Presenter(s)

Mark S. Simon, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit
Brooke Zumas, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit
Monika S. Short, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit

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