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CBT Products for Kids

  • Happy School Psychologist

    Behavior Plan Implementation

    Why won’t teachers implement my behavior plans? You completed a lengthy and thorough Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) and you made a behavior plan with perfect reinforcers. The student is even excited about the plan. Yes!…

  • A Unique and Inspirational Graduation Address

    Donovan Livingston, a Ed.M. 2016 graduate from Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, gave one of the more powerful 5 minute speeches on race, inequity, and education I have seen. Beautiful and…

  • 3 MORE Ways to Build Relationships with Teachers

    As a school psychologist or school counselor, your relationships with teacher are one of the most important factors in effectively supporting struggling students. I need their patience with getting behavior plans implemented. I need their confidence that the plans will work. I…

  • Scheduling Small Group Counseling in 8 steps

    One of your primary responsibilities as a school counselor or psychologist is small group counseling. I use these groups to respond to specific student needs that pop up, to reinforce character education or guidance lessons,…

  • 6 Ways to Build Relationships with Teachers

    6 Ways to Build Relationships with Teachers

      A major part of being effective as a school counselor or psychologist is building and maintaining relationships with teachers. As a beginning school psychologist, I had no idea how to do this…

  • Change is Good (and Horrifying)!

    Just over three months ago, I decided that I needed a change from my position as a Special Education Director and School Psychologist. I wasn’t sure if that meant a different school or…