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Laura in Chandler, Arizona

Updated 23 days ago

School psychology as a career - pros and cons - please advise - 312 Replies

Hi, I was wondering if anyone could offer any advice or insight on the field of school psychology. I was interviewed for graduate school...

TeddyBoy in Tennessee

Updated 1 month ago

Advice for Newly Graduated School Psych? - 1 Reply

I'm a recent graduate from a School Psych specialist program. I'm in the process of getting my state certification along with becoming an NCSP. I...

Truesheep in Clinton, Arkansas

Updated 1 month ago

I need help! I haven't found a job in 5 years! :( - 4 Replies

I have no experience working in a district outside of my fieldwork. I will admit that I gave up for a few years. The past few years I hadn't even...

Dr. Apollo in Maywood, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

What is going on here? - 2 Replies

Wow, I am so stunned by the posts on this blog, and I love the honesty. I just started the Child, Family and School Psychology PhD at the...

Jenna in Denver, Colorado

Updated 2 months ago

School Psychology - 2 Replies

I have a few questions regarding School Psychology and I am hoping someone in the field can help me out. 1) What does your typical day look...

Rosanna in Los Angeles, California

School Psychology Career Advise

I would like to get familiar with school psychology career. I had heard that school psychologists are the targets of blames from both teachers,...

MadelineQuidort in Clementon, New Jersey

Need Help With School Assingment "Interview a Psychologist"

Hello! I have and assignment for my psychology class that is asking me to interview a psychologist. It is only 8 questions if anyone has 10 minutes...

Wisconsin psych in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

Updated 12 months ago

School psychology - what are the downsides? - 1 Reply

I think I am going to pursue a degree in School Psychology. I have considered elementary teaching (supremely fun but exhausting and so much work!),...

Wisconsin psych in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

Updated 12 months ago

Where not to work as a school psychologist - 5 Replies

I wanted to start a thread that addresses bad experiences with school districts or divisions. My goal is to prevent other school psychologists from...

arafadh in Pasadena, California

Answers to homework

Hello friends Have you an presure at school by examinations don't worry we can help you if you have an lot's of quations here you can find answer...

Cutea in Nashville, Tennessee

School Psychologist Degree Options

Hello, I have been a practicing school psychologist for 6 years, and I have an Educational Specialist degree (EdS) as well as a Master's in...

sara in Los Angeles, California

Updated 28 months ago

School Psychologist's role - 1 Reply

Hello Everyone I am thinking to study school psychology. I have experiences working with children in preschool settings and My undergraduate major...

boonepariss in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

PLEASE HELP!!! Need to interview Psychologist

Greetings! I would be so thrilled and truly grateful if any Psychologists, both current and former and of any field, could conduct a small...

Browne in Haslet, Texas

School Psychologist Trainee position

Just moved to Texas, applied for my LSSP and received a response that stated I needed to work as a trainee for one year. However, I can't seem to...

Hales in Sylmar, California

Updated 38 months ago

Social Work vs School Psychology - 1 Reply

Which job has better prospects, pay, and which is more fun/stress-free/satisfying?

Dogluvah in Murrieta, California

How can I get my AZ fingerprints back faster than 12 weeks?

Hi, all. I need help. I was just hired as a school psychologist for the state of AZ. I start in 4 weeks. I was quoted 4 to 12 weeks to get my IVP...

Mh in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Updated 71 months ago

Contract work??? - 1 Reply

I don't think I'm going to be able to find a job in a district for this upcoming school year. I'm moving on to try to find SOMETHING that will pay...

moscatomg1 in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Updated 72 months ago

MA Counseling—advice on grad. programs & jobs? - 1 Reply

[Part 1] Given all the folks here on the job market search, I thought this would be a good place to voice these concerns. And though neither the...

sch psych in San Francisco, California

Updated 73 months ago

Are school psychologist job opportunities growing or declining? - 2 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most school...

Lenny in Provo, Utah

Updated 78 months ago

Tips for school psychologist interviews. - 13 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming school psychologist interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and...

Aries Girl in Stockton, California

Updated 81 months ago

Years of service - 3 Replies

I am applying for a school psych position. Will my years of service as a speech pathologist be used toward my position as a school psych? Or will I...

oops in Salinas, California

Average annual assessments completed

How many psych assessments do you complete in a year? Just curious....including tri's and initials.

Anna in Palo Alto, California

Updated 89 months ago

What are the best school psychologist qualifications and training to get ahead? - 13 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a school psychologist? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Don in Indianapolis, Indiana

Updated 94 months ago

Top school psychologist skills needed to get the job. - 8 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every school psychologist must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your school...

Learning Something New Everyday in California

Updated 98 months ago

What's a good undergrad major for going into school psychology? - 4 Replies

I have become curious about being a school psychologist and it seems like a interesting, cool, career. Right now i'm getting my Associate's degree in...

Jessica in Clarksville, Tennessee

I just want to guide people...

I am getting out of the army in about October 2011. I currently have 90+ transferable college credits on my way to a BA in Art. In October of 2011 i...

Provi29 in Providence, Rhode Island

School Psychology Graduate Interview

I have a couple of interviews coming up for School Psychology masters programs and was wondering what types of questions I should expect? Are there...

Y in Spring Hill, Florida

Updated 108 months ago

What are typical school psychologist salaries? - 1 Reply

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

Y in Spring Hill, Florida

Updated 108 months ago

Getting a school psychologist job. - 1 Reply

How did you get your start doing school psychologist work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

Y in Spring Hill, Florida

Updated 108 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your school psychologist career? - 1 Reply

What do you enjoy most about being a school psychologist? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn...

ppetzold in Kansas City, Missouri

school psychologist training in consultation

What kind of consultation training do school psychologists have? What model of consultation is used? How does the training impact the job?


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