Integrating Services, Collaborating, and Developing Connections with Schools


This article discusses the history of integrating services for students with disabilities and modern service integration initiatives. Examples of requirements for service integration are listed and interprofessional collaboration is described. The complexity, difficulties, and opportunities associated with school-related integration and collaboration are addressed, along with emerging challenges.


Focus on Exceptional Children from Love Publishing


  • Hal A. Lawson
  • Wayne Sailor

Prevention Level

  • Primary


  • Administrators
  • District Contacts
  • PBS Coaches
  • PBS Teams

System Impacts

  • District Team
  • State Team
  • Whole School


  • Elementary School
  • High School
  • Middle School
  • Systems