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M. Yazdanniaz » School Psychologist

School Psychologist

Job Description:
A. Assessment of students with special needs including learning disabilities in math, reading, and writing, autism, emotional disturbance, and mental retardation.

Referral Process: Teachers are encouraged to refer students for a psycho-educational assessment by
1) contacting school counselor to schedule a Student Study Team meeting.
2) Complete SST paperwork provided by school counselor.
3) Attend SST meeting with student's counselor, parent, and school psychologist.
4) The team members will determine the need for a psycho-educational assessment.

B. Consultation with parents regarding student's academic and/or social/emotional issues

C. Provide counseling referrals to parents

D. Provide support to teachers regarding students with behavioral, emotional, and educational problems.

E. Provide in-service training and support to special education teachers