Expert Authors

Scott and Donna Poland

Scott Poland is an associate professor at the Center for Psychological Studies at Nova Southeastern University and the prevention division director for the American Association of Suicidology. He is the past president of the National Association of School Psychologists and the author of several books on youth suicide and school crisis response, including Coping with Crisis. He is also a consultant to schools and districts. He may be contacted at spoland@nova.edu. Donna Poland has served as a school administrator for 19 years, including as principal of three different secondary schools. She is currently director of University Middle School in Davie, Florida.