SCHOOL WELL BEING SCREENING is the process to identify the strengths and needs of a child. We screen all children three times across an academic year. Just like hearing and vision screeners completed with the school nurse, well being screeners are done by the school’s Well-Being Team (WBT).
What is the Purpose of Well-Being Screening?
who are or maybe experiencing social, emotional, and/or behavioral difficulties.
who are at-risk for mental health concerns.
Members of the WBT
School Teachers, Psychologist, Counselors, and Social Workers
School Nurse/O/PT, SLP
Community Mental Health Clinicians
University of Utah & Utah State University Psychology Students & Psychiatry Residents
Benefits of Screening-Informed Support Services
Increases students’ sense of empowerment and self-esteem.