Tier 1

Assessment
  • The ASSET provides insight into whether essential systems are in place to ensure everyone has a good quality of life, including staff and the people they assist.
  • The Levels of Implementation by Benchmark assessment includes a survey and analysis of all of the agency’s Tiered Supports data in order to determine the current level of implementation of core elements of Tier One Supports.
  • Tiered Supports Coaches conduct ongoing observations to help assess whether these systems are improving, sustaining, and to provide onsite support.
Data Analysis
  • Tiered Supports Consultants work with you to gather and analyze important information like behavioral incidents, performance measures, staff turnover, observational data, and more.
  • Integrity data is examined to measure whether we are effectively doing what we say we are and whether the desired impact is achieved.
  • Missouri Tiered Supports Agencies share these various data points with consultants monthly to demonstrate implementation fidelity and guide the consultative process. Learn more about the data sharing expectations here.
Implementation
  • Agencies build implementation teams representative of the agency stakeholders, including supported people, direct support and administrative professionals.
  • Agency Tiered Supports Consultants act as members of the Agency Team, providing implementation support and expertise to teams throughout Missouri
  • Agency Teams meet at least monthly to review data, problem solve, and identify next steps outlined in their action plans. Learn more about action planning via the recorded action planning webinar.
Training
Problem-solving
  • Tiered Supports Consultants meet with Tiered Agencies regularly to review data and action plans to assess progress and collaboratively problem-solve next steps toward successful implementation and sustainability of universal strategies. Contact your local Tiered Supports representative to schedule your very own meeting.