Social and Emotional Health
The resources below include school wide, Tier I teaching materials and resources to help increase psychological flexibility and resilience. They can be led by parents, teachers, counselors and/or therapists.
They are informed by concepts and methods of Contextual Behvaioral Science (CBS), one core scientific area that informs the Prosocial approach.
Acceptance and Commitment Training (A.C.T.) is a particular approach developed within CBS.
For children and teens, there is an ACT model known as DNA-V, which stands for four skills - Discoverer, Noticer, Advisor and Values. Research shows that children’s emotional resilience improves when they develop and use these four key skills.
Please see your school counselor and/or administrative teams about efforts to evaluate students or adults. Prosocial provides a focused way to integrate evaluation efforts within an applied research community. To learn more, join our network.