Mission

The purpose of the School Mental Health Collaborative (SMHC) is to conduct research that informs policy and practice related to the promotion of social-emotional and behavioral success of all students. SMHC scholars generate tools, resources, and guidance that help educators and parents promote the mental health of children and adolescents. 

News


Release of a Implementation Guide for Universal Screening (November 4, 2019)

We’re excited to co-sponsor the release of “Best Practices in Universal Screening for Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Outcomes: An Implementation Guide.” Find more information about the guidance document here.



Position Announcement: Postdoctoral Research Associate (June 4, 2019)

We’re hiring! The Wisconsin Center for Education Research at the University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison is offering a two-year, full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate position. The position is for two SMHC projects funded by grants from the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), both of which pertain to Tier 2 social-emotional and behavioral intervention. See the job posting here.

 

 

Co-Directors

SMHC North

Stephen Kilgus, Ph.D.

Katie Eklund, Ph.D.

Andy Garbacz, Ph.D.

SMHC South

Nathaniel von der Embse, Ph.D., NCSP

Shannon Suldo, Ph.D.

Evan Dart, Ph.D., BCBA-D