psychologist

School Psychologist 

    Vincent Tepe

The responsibilities of the school psychologist are many.  They include: 

  • Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) chairperson 
  • Individual, group, and family counseling 
  • Assisting with crisis intervention 
  • Anger management training 
  • Administering psychological tests and interpreting assessment results for the purpose of Special Education diagnosis and placement 
  • Participating in interdisciplinary team, school instructional team (SIT) and IEP meetings 
  • Assisting with developing IEP’s for special education students 
  • Helping to develop Functional Behavioral Assessments (FBAs) and --Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs) 
  • Conducting psychosocial, social skills, and life skills assessments 
  • Classroom observations of students 
  • Acting as a liaison with community agencies that provide services to children 
  • Providing consultation to teachers, parents and school staff 
  • Developing programs and workshops 

 

Last modified: 9/29/2010 1:03:42 PM