Practice Guidelines for Delivery of School Social Work Services

Practice Guidelines for Delivery of School Social Work Services


Allen-Meares, P. (ed. 2007). Social work services in schools. 5th ed. New York: Pearson, Allyn, and Bacon.

Barnett, D.W., Elliott, N., Graden, J., Ihlo, T., Macmann, G., Nantais, M., & Prasse, D. (2006). Technical adequacy for Response to Intervention practices. Assessment for Effective Intervention, 32(1), 20-31.

Bowen, G. L., Rose, R. A., & Bowen, N. K. (2005). The reliability and validity of the School Success Profile. Philadelphia, PA: Xlibris Press.

Center for Mental Health in Schools at UCLA. (2005). National Initiative: New Directions for Student Support.

Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL). (2003). Safe and Sound: An Educational Leader’s Guide to Evidence-based Social and Emotional Learning Programs. 

Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE). (1989). Guidelines for School Social Work.

Constable, R. T., Rippey Massat, C., McDonald, S. and Flynn, J.P. (2008). School social work: Practice, policy, and research. 7th ed. Chicago: Lyceum. 

Evans, D.L., Foa, E.B., Gur, R.E., Hendin, H., O’Brien, C.P., Seligman, M.E. and Walsh, T. (eds. 2005). Treating and Preventing Adolescent Mental Health Disorders: What we Know and What We Don’t Know. NY: Oxford Univ. Press.

Franklin, C, Harris, M. B. and Allen-Meares, P. (eds. 2006). The school services source book: A guide for school-based professionals. New York: Oxford University Press. 

Fraser, M.W. (2004). Risk and Resilience in Childhood. Washington, DC: NASW Press.

Freeman, E.M. (1998). School Social Work at Its Crossroad: Multiple Challenges and Possibilities. Social Work in Education. 20(2), 83-89.

Friend, M. and Cook, L. (2003). Interactions: Collaboration Skills for School Professionals. 4th ed. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.

Hemmeter, M.L., Ostrosky, M., and Fox, L. (2006). Social and emotional foundations for early learning: A conceptual model for intervention. School Psychology Review, 35, 583-601.

Gitterman, A. and Germain, C. B. (2008). Life Model of Social Work Practice: Advances in Theory and Practice. 3rd ed. New York: Columbia University Press.

National Association of Social Workers (1996). Code of Ethics.

National Association of Social Workers. (2001) Confidentiality and School Social Work: a Practice Perspective.

National Association for Social Workers (2002). Standards for School Social Work Services.

New Freedom Commission on Mental Health (2003). Achieving the Promise: Transforming Mental Health Care in America - Final report. 

School Social Work Association of America. (2001). Position Statement: School Social Workers and Confidentiality.

School Social Work Association of America (2003). School Social Work as a Career.

Walker, H. M. and Severson, H. H. (1992). Systematic Screening for Behavior Disorders (SSBD). 2nd ed. Longmont, CO: Sopris West.

Zins, J., Weissberg, R., Wang, M. and Walberg, J. (2004). Building Academic Success on Social and Emotional Learning. NY: Teachers College Press.