Chandler, AZ 85226-3222
Conscious Discipline Workshop (Workshop)
Friday, Aug 12, 2016
The Arizona Association of School Psychologists is sponsoring a workshop for members and the comm…
Conscious Discipline Workshop
The Arizona Association of School Psychologists is sponsoring a workshop for members and the community on Friday, August 12, 2016 by Diana Brown. The workshop is entitled Keeping Schools Safe with Conscious Discipline: A Brain Based Approach to Challenging Behaviors and will be held from 8:00--11:00 at the Pendergast Learning Center.
To register, please contact Allison Loescher by email at Allison.TruaxLoescher@gmail.com. Be sure to include "AASP Conscious Discipline" in the subject line of the email.
Click on the link below for additional information about the presenter and the objectives of the workshop.
Save the Date!
The Arizona Association of School Psychologists’ 48th Annual Conference will be held November 3 – 4, 2016 at the Desert Willow Conference Center located at 4340 E. Cotton Center Boulevard in Phoenix.
The theme of this year's conference is “Contemporary Practice: School Psychology Tools for the New Millennium”.
Stay tuned in the coming weeks for additional information regarding registration.
NASP offers ESSA Resources to School Psychologists
NASP is offering Arizona school psychologists a wealth of information and resources as we enter this historic period of designing state and local plans for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
Click here to access AASP's Child and Family Advocacy page where additional information and fact sheets are available.
AASP Mini Grants
Mini grants are awarded to members who submit an application to the coordinator. These grants are to encourage school psychologists to enhance their own capabilities to provide mental health services within their schools. Acceptable purchases could include: therapeutic or educational videotapes, therapeutic curricula, resource books, workshop refreshments, etc. There are 3 types of Mini-Grants:
- $150 Basic Needs
- $150 Mental Health Supplies (or up to $200 for workshop refreshments)
- $500 Mental Health Startup
Within six months of receiving a Mini-Grant, recipents agree to submit an article to AASP for submission to the Intervention newsletter about how they used the funds.
Click on the link below for more information and for an application.