Resources

Tri-State Webinar: Complex Case Discussion: Educational Identification of Students Suspected of a Developmental Disability Who May Have Experienced Trauma

Webinar Description: Trauma is a growing concern within the school setting and can raise questions regarding eligibility for autism spectrum disorder. In this webinar, Dr. Hepburn will compare characteristics of trauma and autism spectrum disorder and how they can impact social functioning, co...

TOPIC

Mental Health, Assessment, Autism

AGE

All Ages

UPDATED ON

June 13, 2022

SMHI Webinar: Trauma and Trauma Informed Strategies to Support Migrant Students

Description School-aged children are presenting with increasingly high levels of trauma. Newcomer and migrant students have the potential to bring an unprecedented level of trauma and complexity exacerbated by their migratory lifestyle and limited access to resources. Teachers and service prov...

TOPIC

Social, Emotional & Character Development, Migr...

AGE

All Ages

UPDATED ON

April 06, 2022

SMHI Webinar: The Cutting Edge: Understanding Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Community Youth Populations, Part Two

Description Presented by Dr. Janis Whitlock, The Cutting Edge: Understanding Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Community Youth Populations, Part Two. Self-injury is intentionally hurting the body (e.g. cutting, burning, etc.) but without suicidal intent. Because it often looks like a suicidal gestur...

TOPIC

Mental Health

AGE

All Ages

UPDATED ON

October 03, 2022

Social Narratives: Fire Drills

This social narrative informs the students of an upcoming fire drill. It includes what happens, what the expectations are, and where the student will go. It is in pdf format. It contains simple language and at least one picture per slide. The first set is a book for school and the second set i...

TOPIC

Autism

AGE

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

UPDATED ON

November 17, 2022

Social Narratives: Itchy Bodies are Private

This six slide Power Point uses the special interest of Cheetah Girls to describe for the student areas locations where itchy bodies need to stay private and where it is okay to let someone know when the body is itchy. Skill: Itchy Bodies are Private Special inte...

TOPIC

Autism

AGE

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

UPDATED ON

November 17, 2022

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