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Yang, Chunyan; Fredrick, Stephanie Secord; Nickerson, Amanda B.; Jenkins, Lyndsay N.; Xie, Jia-Shu – School Psychology, 2019
The Multidimensional Teacher Victimization Scale (MTVS) was developed to provide schools with a comprehensive and psychometrically sound self-report scale to assess teachers' perceptions of teacher-targeted aggressive and violent behaviors perpetrated by students. Using a cross-sectional survey-based research design, data were collected on a…
Descriptors: Victims, Psychometrics, Measures (Individuals), Teacher Attitudes
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Fredrick, Stephanie Secord; Drevon, Daniel D.; Jervinsky, Megan – School Psychology, 2019
Universal screening for behavioral/mental health risk is a critical component of multitiered systems of support, allowing for early identification of students in need of prevention and/or intervention services. The Student Risk Screening Scale (SRSS; Drummond, 1994) is one commonly used universal screening tool intended to measure externalizing…
Descriptors: At Risk Students, Screening Tests, Psychometrics, Student Behavior
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Breaux, Rosanna P.; Langberg, Joshua M.; Bourchtein, Elizaveta; Eadeh, Hana-May; Molitor, Stephen J.; Smith, Zoe R. – School Psychology, 2019
In the present study, we sought to examine response trajectories to brief (11-week) school-based homework interventions and factors that may help schools predict responses. Participants included 222 middle-school students (72% boys; M[subscript age] = 12.00 years, SD = 1.02) who had been diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder…
Descriptors: Homework, Intervention, Predictor Variables, Middle School Students
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Knight, Erin; Blacher, Jan; Eisenhower, Abbey – School Psychology, 2019
Relationships between early literacy measures (i.e., curriculum-based measurement) and advanced literacy measures (i.e., reading comprehension) were examined in young children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). Participants in this study were 167 children between the ages of 4 and 7 years (M = 5 years 8 months), who were assessed at 2 time…
Descriptors: Predictor Variables, Reading Comprehension, Young Children, Autism
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Irwin, Alexandra; Li, Joyce; Craig, Wendy; Hollenstein, Tom – School Psychology, 2019
Emotional reactions to peer victimization may increase risk for subsequent peer victimization. In the present study, we investigated whether shame mediated the development of chronic peer victimization, i.e., young people's experiences of being bullied persistently across time. We used a multiple mediation model to test the indirect effects of…
Descriptors: Psychological Patterns, Peer Relationship, Victims, Emotional Response
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Duong, Mylien T.; Pullmann, Michael D.; Buntain-Ricklefs, Joanne; Lee, Kristine; Benjamin, Katherine S.; Nguyen, Lillian; Cook, Clayton R. – School Psychology, 2019
Despite research demonstrating the importance of student-teacher relationships for student functioning, little is known about strategies to enhance such relationships, particularly in secondary school. The current study examined effects of a professional development for middle school teachers on the Establish-Maintain-Restore (EMR) approach. EMR…
Descriptors: Faculty Development, Middle School Teachers, Teacher Student Relationship, Secondary School Students
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Atwal, Kavita; Wang, Cixin – School Psychology, 2019
Bullying victimization related to race or religion is a problem that permeates schools in the United States for minority students. One group of students that are at higher risk for victimization is Sikh American adolescents, which may result from them being stereotyped as foreigners. We used path analysis to examine the relationships among…
Descriptors: Clothing, Indians, Stranger Reactions, Asian Americans
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Yablon, Yaacov B. – School Psychology, 2019
The aim of the study was to investigate the mediating effect of school safety and school connectedness on the development of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and posttraumatic growth (PTG) among boys and girls facing terror. A cross-sectional research design using a nationwide random sample of 609 (54% girls) 9th (25%), 10th (26%), 11th (24%),…
Descriptors: School Safety, Student School Relationship, Resilience (Psychology), Terrorism
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Ruble, Lisa; McGrew, John H.; Snell-Rood, Claire; Adams, Medina; Kleinert, Harold – School Psychology, 2019
Implementation science provides guidance on adapting existing evidence based practices (EBPs) by incorporating implementation concerns from the start. Focus-group methodology was used to understand barriers and facilitators of transition planning and implementation for students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) who often experience disparate…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Evidence Based Practice, Focus Groups
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Wang, Cixin; La Salle, Tamika P.; Do, Kieu Anh; Wu, Chaorong; Sullivan, Kathryn E. – School Psychology, 2019
Middle school is a risky period, marked by increased peer victimization, and the onset of several mental disorders, including suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STBs). Parental involvement is critical to students' well-being; however, few studies have examined the role of parental involvement among middle school students or its effect on their…
Descriptors: Parent Participation, Mental Health, Correlation, Victims
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Venta, Amanda; Bailey, Cassandra; Muñoz, Carla; Godinez, Estrella; Colin, Yessica; Arreola, Aleyda; Abate, Anna; Camins, Joshua; Rivas, Monico; Lawlace, Sally – School Psychology, 2019
Given the high risk of psychopathology among recently immigrated Central American adolescents, the aim of this study was to examine several putative protective factors: parental attachment, peer attachment, and school engagement. Based on prior research with other immigrant groups, parental and peer attachment were expected to correlate with…
Descriptors: Mental Health, Psychopathology, At Risk Students, Immigrants
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Arciuli, Joanne; Emerson, Eric; Llewellyn, Gwynnyth – School Psychology, 2019
School satisfaction is a critical aspect of well-being for every child and adolescent. Yet studies have rarely investigated whether school satisfaction varies depending upon participant characteristics and school-related social factors. Here we investigated whether disability and gender moderate adolescents' self-report of school satisfaction. We…
Descriptors: Student Satisfaction, Disabilities, Gender Differences, Adolescents