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Semple, Randye J.; Droutman, Vita; Reid, Brittany Ann – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
Mindfulness-based curricula are being implemented in K-12 schools across the nation. Many of these programs, although well considered and implemented, have little or no research support for their effectiveness. Recognizing the paucity of published research in this area, a sampling of school-based programs currently being implemented in the schools…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Educational Practices, Curriculum, Qualitative Research
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Klingbeil, David A.; Fischer, Aaron J.; Renshaw, Tyler L.; Bloomfield, Bradley S.; Polakoff, Ben; Willenbrink, Jessica B.; Copek, Rebecca A.; Chan, Kai Tai – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
The popularity of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) is growing rapidly in schools. Decisions regarding the use of these interventions must be based on empirical evidence. There is robust evidence for the use of MBIs with adults, but research on MBIs with youth is nascent. The purpose of this meta-analytic review was to add to the literature…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Intervention, Outcomes of Treatment, Behavior Problems
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McGeown, Sarah; Putwain, Dave; St. Clair-Thompson, Helen; Clough, Peter – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
This study sought to explore the concept of mental toughness (comprising the attributes challenge, commitment, control, and confidence) from the perceptions of adolescents, to better understand their views on these attributes and the extent to which each were regarded as important within an educational setting. In total, 54 adolescents (31 female)…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Focus Groups, Adolescent Attitudes, Interviews
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Mumbardó-Adam, Cristina; Shogren, Karrie A.; Guàrdia-olmos, Joan; Giné, Climent – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
Research in the field of intellectual disability suggests that promotion of self-determination triggers positive transition outcomes for youth with intellectual disability. This article examines the contributions of personal and environmental variables in predicting self-determined action in students with and without intellectual disability. The…
Descriptors: Intellectual Disability, Predictor Variables, Self Determination, Youth
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Vega, Desireé; Lasser, Jon; Fernandez, Sarah E. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
The purpose of this phenomenological study was to identify the beliefs, perceptions, and actions of school psychologists toward family-school partnering (FSP) with Latino families in the public school system. Existing research in this area is extremely limited; therefore, the present study has significant implications for pre- and in-service…
Descriptors: School Psychologists, Hispanic Americans, Family School Relationship, School Districts
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Armstrong, Jenna Montgomery; Haskett, Mary E.; Hawkins, Amy L. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
Considering the association between children's quality of relationships with teachers and their academic adjustment, information pertaining to how abused children are functioning in their relationships with teachers could be useful in promoting their academic success--yet there has been limited research in this area. The purpose of this study was…
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Teacher Student Relationship, Academic Achievement, Correlation
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Palmieri, Lauren E.; La Salle, Tamika P. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
Students living in foster care are at risk for experiencing many challenges in school, spanning domains of social-emotional, behavioral, and academic functioning. They are twice as likely to be absent from school and to have received and out-of-school suspension and up to three and a half times more likely to receive special education services.…
Descriptors: Foster Care, At Risk Students, Academic Achievement, Student Needs
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Castillo, Jose M.; Arroyo-Plaza, Javier; Tan, Sim Yin; Sabnis, Sujay; Mattison, Amira – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
This study examined facilitators of and barriers to comprehensive and integrated services. A national sample of 267 full-time practicing school psychologists who were Regular Members or Early Career Members of the National Association of School Psychologists participated. We administered a survey to participants that measured the extent to which…
Descriptors: School Psychologists, School Psychology, Barriers, Online Surveys
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Huhtala, Mari; Kinnunen, Ulla; Feldt, Taru – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
We investigated school psychologists' experiences of ethical strain (the frequency of ethical dilemmas at work and the stress caused by these dilemmas) and dilemma-related rumination outside working hours. Individual latent profiles were estimated at the study baseline based on these three dimensions. The psychologists' weekly well-being (vigor,…
Descriptors: School Psychologists, Well Being, Profiles, Ethics
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Ilter, Ilhan – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of explicit instruction in notetaking skills on the notetaking performance of seventh-grade students at different reading ability levels. The students in the notetaking instruction condition (NTI) received classroom-based notetaking skills instruction (approximately 40 minutes) every week…
Descriptors: Notetaking, Middle School Students, Grade 7, Reading Ability
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Lockwood, Adam B.; Mcclure, John; Sealander, Karen; Baker, Courtney N. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
There is an ever-increasing need for school psychology training programs to demonstrate their ability to produce competent practitioners. One method of addressing this need is through the assessment of self-efficacy. However, little research on self-efficacy in school psychology exists likely due to the lack of a psychometrically sound measure of…
Descriptors: School Psychology, Trainees, Self Efficacy, School Psychologists
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Olinger Steeves, Rachel M.; Metallo, Sarah A.; Byrd, Shelby M.; Erickson, Megan R.; Gresham, Frank M. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
The current study investigated the content of school crisis plans and perceptions of crisis preparedness among school staff in six public elementary schools. Surveys were administered to 72 teachers, administrators, and other school staff members measuring their perceptions of crisis preparedness and performance of activities related to crisis…
Descriptors: Emergency Programs, Crisis Management, Best Practices, School Safety
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Beeks, Amirah; Graves, Scott L., Jr. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
The purpose of this study was to understand academic leadership's views of the field of school psychology. This is the first study that has attempted to incorporate the views of historically Black college and university (HBCU) Psychology Department Chairs' regarding the field of school psychology and the potential development of school psychology…
Descriptors: School Psychology, African American Students, Black Colleges, College Students
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Newman, Daniel S.; Guiney, Meaghan C.; Barrett, Courtenay A. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
This study was an exploration of school consultation interactions between instructional consultants and consultees. Of specific interest was how consultants (n = 18) and consultees (n = 18) used verb tense and emotion words during the problem identification and analysis instructional consultation stage, similarities and differences in…
Descriptors: Correlation, Interpersonal Communication, Counseling Services, School Counseling
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Bahr, Michael W.; Leduc, James D.; Hild, Melissa A.; Davis, Shannon E.; Summers, Jenna K.; Mcneal, Brittany – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
In 2010, the National Association of School Psychologists approved the "Model for Comprehensive and Integrated School Psychological Services" (or the NASP Practice Model), codifying what an expanded role encompasses in the delivery of school-based psychological services. This study examined the role and function of school psychology…
Descriptors: School Counselors, School Counseling, Counselor Role, Psychological Services
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