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

Ongoing Training, An Essential Part of BIT Work

Various Models Help Teams with Skill Development

Experts argue that regular team training creates a strong foundation for BIT work and helps the group function effectively. As a result, the Forum urges teams to conduct training at least once a year and sees that as the bare minimum for process effectiveness. Whenever possible, the Forum suggests BITs consider implementing more robust training programs.

Ongoing Training, An Essential Part of BIT Work

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Practice #8: Training Models

Looking Beyond the Institution to Boost Skills