Notes from the School Psychologist Blog

Kindness

I have been so annoyed at the lack of the “K” on the S.M.A.C. acronym in my previous entry.* After pondering a possible “K” for…

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Happy New Year!

I write new years resolutions every year. And being the social scientist, I evaluate them the following year according to predetermined criterion. Nerd alert! One…

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Tengo Que Practicar

Recently, my distinguished Alumni organization, UC Berkeley, called me for a donation to the School of Education. They are clever in their money-asking ways too….

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Livin' on the Edge

School psychologists walk the line between being part of a school and being an outsider. Many times, school psychologists have 3-5 schools they are assigned…

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Alphabet Soup

I once worked with a 6-year old boy who was referred for a special education assessment following a report from a clinical psychologist that diagnosed…

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