Bounce Back

Scientific Rating:
Promising Research Evidence
See scale of 1-5

Additional Implementation Resources

Since this program Bounce Back was highly rated on the Scientific Rating Scale, program representatives were asked to provide additional implementation information.

Pre-Implementation Materials

There are pre-implementation materials to measure organizational or provider readiness for Bounce Back as listed below:

Several resources are available for preparing a school for Bounce Back including a short video for educators, a slide deck explaining the impact of trauma on learning, and a trauma toolkit for educators. All can be downloaded by registrants at

Formal Support for Implementation

There is formal support available for implementation of Bounce Back as listed below:

Consultation from Bounce Back Faculty is available to all sites whether they’ve been trained in-person or online. Bounce Back faculty work with sites to tailor ongoing supervision and implementation support to meet the specific needs of sites.

Supervision Calls: Implementers and/or supervisors may participate in regular conference calls on a prescheduled (i.e., twice per month) or an as-needed basis with our faculty, for ongoing clinical and implementation consultation as they implement the program.

Booster Session: Sites may choose to bring Bounce Back faculty back to the site to conduct one-day booster session.

Online Support: A large number of implementation materials are available at for free download. Evaluations of the training website reveal that clinicians use the materials and videos to support the implementation process.

Fidelity Measures

There are fidelity measures for Bounce Back as listed below:

For sites interested in monitoring fidelity, clinicians can tape-record groups which are then reviewed and rated by our Bounce Back faculty.

Fidelity rating guide can be found at

Implementation Guides or Manuals

There are implementation guides or manuals for Bounce Back as listed below:

A complete training manual and implementation guide is available at

Research on How to Implement the Program

Research has not been conducted on how to implement Bounce Back.