Tier 1 Supports Throughout the School Day – January 18, 2023

DC School Behavioral Health Community of Practice meeting on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 explored ways on how Tier 1 practices and supports can be embedded throughout the school day to promote positive mental health in students.

The meeting objectives are:

  • Define Tier 1 universal supports.
  • List strategies from Every Moment Counts program that can promote positive mental health in students.
  • Identify when and how to implement Tier 1 practices throughout the school day.


  • Megan Berkowitz, LICSW, Positive Behavior Support Manager, AppleTree Institute for Education Innovation
  • Susan Bazyk, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Professor Emerita of the Occupational Therapy Program at Cleveland State University
  • Nailah Cook, LICSW, LCSW-C, LCSW, Intervention Coach/School Behavioral Health Coordinator, Roosevelt HS
  • Danielle Nelson, MSW, LICSW, LCSW-C, CCTP, Director of Well-Being, Monument Academy Public Charter School
  • Lisa Shaw, MS, SchoolTalk, Inc.

Padlet for January 18, 2023 DC CoP meeting: https://chhcs.padlet.org/chhcs1/DCCOPJan2023 (padlet.org)

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