Responding to Students of Concern

Best Practices for Behavioral Intervention Teams

Topics: Student Affairs, Student Health and Wellness, Mental Health and Counseling, Student Health Centers, Alcohol and Drug Use, Student Experience, Special Populations, Academic Support Programs

Choosing the Low-Cost, Flexible Option

Excel Allows for Quick Customization but Creates Challenges over Time

Forum analysis reveals that a password-protected Excel document is the most basic form of centralized BIT recordkeeping. The Forum recommends that teams consult with senior Student Affairs leaders, representatives from the General Counsel’s office, and the IT department before implementing this tactic. To help you consider whether BIT recordkeeping in Excel is right for your institution, the pros and cons of this approach are outlined below.

Choosing the Low-Cost, Flexible Option

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An Inexpensive Recordkeeping Solution

A Growing List of Recordkeeping Systems