School Psychological Services

School psychologists provide a full range of comprehensive services to individuals and schools in compliance with local, state, and federal legislation. School psychologists assist in defining and solving problems, planning and implementing programs, providing supportive consultation, and delivering direct service to students and families.

Benefits include:

  • Consistency of personnel is available
  • Recruiting, interviewing and pre-service training saves district time and expense as well as providing customized full-time or part-time staff
  • Continuous professional development specific to school psychology
  • Face-to-face support on cases and legal/professional issues
  • Individual school psychologists gain information and support by networking with our large staff of school psychologists and consultants

School Psychologists will:

  • Provide information about mental health issues of children
  • Know best practices in the field of education
  • Implement problem-solving strategies
  • Conduct assessment and evaluation
  • Understand violence prevention and participate in crisis intervention
  • Perform individual and group counseling
  • Assist in academic and behavioral interventions for school-wide, targeted group, and/or individual students

Consultation and Staff Development for District-Hired School Psychologists:

  • Access to specialized assessment equipment and library materials
  • Consultation with district and building administrators regarding state and federal special education regulations
  • Quarterly professional development designed specifically for school psychologists

Karen Stine
, Ph.D., NCSP, 513.674.4308