The MTSS Framework and Comprehensive School Mental Health Systems

Do you feel your school/district has high-quality and comprehensive school mental health support? Are you interested in learning about what a Comprehensive School Mental Health System looks like?

This course describes the core elements of comprehensive school mental health systems and introduces the MTSS Framework. Learners will be guided through questions to help them assess the current supports in their school/district and prompted to identify areas where they can implement some aspects of what they learn in this course. 

Target Audience

School Nurses, School Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, learners will be able to

  1. Share a basic description of a comprehensive school mental health system 
  2. Describe the core elements of the MTSS framework.
  3. Identify two areas of focus for moving schools toward the implementation of comprehensive school mental health systems.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ANCC
    Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • 1.50 Participation
Course opens: 
01/04/2022
Course expires: 
11/20/2023
Cost:
$30.00
Online
United States

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine asks all individuals involved in the development and presentation of Accredited Continuing Education activities to disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. This information is disclosed to all activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine has procedures to mitigate all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed.  

In accordance with the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies that faculty, planners, authors, and anyone who may be in control of content has been mitigated.

No faculty has any financial relationships to disclose. 

Paul Hyry-Dermith, Ed. D

Director

Bridge for Resilient Youth in Transition (BRYT)

Erin Sivak, MSN, BSN, RN

Nurse Educator

SHIELD

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this enduring material 1.5 contact hours, none of which are eligible for pharmacology credit. 

 

SHIELD is an approved provider of PDPs. SEL PDPs will be awarded to learners who complete this training

Course Release Date:     01/04/2022      
Material Reviewed:11/21/2022
Course Expiration Date:11/20/2023

Available Credit

  • 1.50 ANCC
    Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • 1.50 Participation

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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Disclosure

THIS CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM IS INTENDED SOLELY FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES FOR QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS. IN NO EVENT SHALL BOSTON UNIVERSITY BE LIABLE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN IN RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE PROGRAM. IN NO EVENT SHOULD THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE PROGRAM BE USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL CARE.  NO PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP IS BEING ESTABLISHED. IN NO EVENT SHOULD INFORMATION IN THE MATERIALS REGARDING LAWS, REGULATIONS, OR LEGAL LIABILITY BE CONSIDERED LEGAL ADVICE OR USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR CONSULTING WITH AN ATTORNEY.

Copyright

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