School Psychology Awareness Week (SPAW) is November 12–16, 2018. The theme is “Unlock Potential. Find Your Password!“
School psychologists help children succeed academically, socially, and emotionally. They collaborate and consult with teachers, administrators, parents, and other professionals to find effective solutions to learning and behavior problems. They assess academic skills, aptitude for learning, and social-emotional-behavioral issues, and evaluate eligibility for special services. Evidence-based research is used to develop and/or recommend effective interventions. Counseling, crisis management, teacher training, and helping parents to access community services are just some of the additional services provided. Learn more at https://www.gpaea.org/services/school-psychology/.
We celebrate our school psychologists for the work they do for students & families in our area!