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School Psychologists

DCPS School Psychologists identify and provide the necessary support for students to benefit from their educational program through:

  • Consultation with teachers, parents, and administrators to find effective solutions regarding problems in learning and behavior;
  • A wide variety of assessment techniques at an individual, group, and systems level to evaluate academic skills, learning aptitudes, emotional development, social skills, and eligibility for special education;
  • Intervention with children and families to help solve conflicts and problems in learning and adjustment;
  • Prevention by identifying potential learning difficulties; and,
  • Education and staff development.