TASP's Summer Institute 2016

June 10-11, 2016
Corpus Christi, Texas

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School-Based Mental Health Series: Crisis Prevention and Intervention

School-Based Mental Health Series: Crisis Prevention and Intervention

Become a NASP PREPaRE Trainer of Trainers

TASP wants to help you address school safety in your district. In order to become a PREPaRE Trainer, you need to complete PREPaRE Workshop 1 at TASP's Summer Institute in June in Corpus Christi, complete PREPaRE Workshop 2 (2 days) at TASP's Annual Professional Development Convention in October in Houston, and complete the Trainer of Trainers program at the NASP Convention in San Antonio in February.

Team Discount: Consider bringing your district or campus school safety team. Ask your Director to register district resource officers, social workers, counselors, principals, teachers, interventionists, etc.

TASP is providing this opportunity to improve school climate, school safety, and address school crisis prevention and intervention practices.


Emerald Beach Hotel
 - bring the whole family to enjoy playing on the beach or experience all of the fun that Corpus has to offer.

1102 South Shoreline Boulevard, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

To make hotel room reservations, call (361) 883-5731 and mention TAS as the booking code.
Room reservations must be made by 5/25/2016.



On-site registration is available at the Summer Institute.
On-site registration fee for members is $150.
On-site registration fee for non-members is $165.

Group discount available for a minimum of three individuals registering from the same school district. Groups of at least three individuals can be registered at the member rate by contacting Paula at (512) 791-4701 or email [email protected]. (Individuals can be LSSP’s or other professionals, e.g. social worker, counselor, teacher, principal, etc, from the same school district).


Registration fees include PREPaRE materials ($40 value), 12.5 hours of Continuing Professional Development sessions, breakfast on Friday and Saturday, two snack breaks on Friday, and two snack breaks on Saturday.
Other meals are not included in the registration fees.


Speakers and topics include: NASP's PREPaRE Workshop 1 with Donna Black and David Jenkins, Depression Assessment with Maria Kovacs, Behavioral RtI Ethics with Lisa McCleary and Thomas Schanding, Trauma-Sensitive Schools with Robert Hull, and Behavioral Approaches to Multicultural Practice with Krystal Cook.


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Depression Assessment sessions sponsored by Multi-Health Systems 

To learn more about NASP's PREPaRE Curriculum, see:



Americans With Disabilities Act: Do you require any of the special services (such as an interpreter or wheel-chair accessible accommodations) covered under the American with Disabilities Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-336, Section 102)? If so, please send your requirements in writing no later than May 9, 2016 to TASP Summer Institute ADA Requirements, PO Box 141023, Austin, TX 78714, by calling (512) 791-4701, or by emailing [email protected].

Refund/Cancellation Policy: Summer Institute cancellations made by May 25, 2016 will receive a refund LESS an administrative fee, AFTER the event. Cancellations made after May 25, 2016 will NOT be refunded. Cancellations may be made in writing to TASP, PO Box 141023, Austin, TX 78714, by calling (512) 791-4701, or send an email to [email protected].

TSBEP Professional Development Rules on Ethics and Cultural Diversity: It is the responsibility of each individual licensee to determine if CPD sessions meet the requirements of the TSBEP's rules on cultural diversity and ethics. If you have any questions, please refer to TASP's Professional Development Chair or TSBEP at http://www.tsbep.texas.gov/.