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

A Variety of Missions and Resources

Other Institutions with Dedicated Assistance Offices

Forum interviewees highlighted other examples of dedicated student assistance offices such as those at Syracuse University and the New School. While the mission, staffing, and resource allocation varies across institutions, all of these offices play a role in managing follow-up and support for students of concern. Research contacts note that additional duties for these offices range widely and may involve threat assessment, counseling, and referrals to campus resources.

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A Future Trend?

Peaks and Valleys Across the Year