Posted: Tue, 09/11/2012 - 3:21pm Updated: Mon, 12/21/2020 - 1:45pm

Welcome to the site where you can access best practice/research-based prevention and intervention programs designed to meet the social/emotional/behavioral needs of all students as outlined in the Response to Intervention (RtI) process. Here, you will find information about assessment, evidence-based programs for prevention, early intervention and treatment. In addition, we have included a separate library of websites that address multiple areas of interest (specifically research and data demonstrating the effectiveness of specific programs).

Below, topics have been categorized as Assessment; School-Wide /Tier 1; Targeted Interventions/Tier 2 & 3; or Resources.

  • School-wide /Tier 1 services are preventive and proactive practices and supports designed for all students in the general curriculum.
  • Targeted Interventions/Tier 2 & 3 are supplemental services and interventions that are provided in addition to school-wide prevention services to those students for whom data suggests additional support is warranted. At Tier 3, more intensive interventions are provided in addition to school-wide and targeted supports with the goal of providing individual students with the social/emotional/behavioral health supports that will allow them to fully benefit from core instruction.

Assessment Resources and Tools

School-wide Prevention & Instruction (Tier I) & Targeted Intervention (Tier II)

Targeted Interventions
Resources

Anger Management

Prevention
Targeted Interventions

Anxiety

Resource

Character Education

School-Wide Prevention

Creating a Positive School Climate

School-Wide Prevention
Resources

Crisis Prevention – School or District-Wide

Resources

Critical Thinking

Resources

Dropout Prevention

School-Wide Prevention
Targeted Intervention
Resources

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Students

Resources

Grief and Loss

Resources

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Targeted Interventions
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – See the CBT Manual for Children and Adolescents with OCD

Parenting

Resources

Reactive Attachment Disorder

Resources

Separation Anxiety Disorder (SAD)

Targeted Interventions
  • The Coping Cat Program

Service Learning

Resources

Resources & Referral Services

Advocacy Groups

Database Resources

Empirically Supported Treatments for Children & Adolescents

Library Critiques of Web-Based Information

University Research Centers