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School Psychologists provide support to students facing problems within school and ensure an optimal learning environment. Usual work activities listed on a School Psychologist resume example are overseeing student development, implementing therapeutic programs, raising awareness on issues like bullying, writing reports, and advising parents and teachers. Those seeking to work as School Psychologists should showcase in their resumes qualifications such as counseling expertise, empathy, strong communication skills, observation spirit and tact. Having at least a Bachelor's Degree is compulsory for this position.

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School Psychologist

Managed a caseload of 160 students with 13 types of disabilities to ensure services met students' needs according to academic, social/emotional and cognitive levels of functioning.

  • Led students through social skills training to successfully improve learning behaviors.
  • Assessed the function of behavior and designed strategies geared to improve motivation.
  • Devised on-task measurement system for impulsive students to develop a behavior plan.
  • Evaluated individual students' learning style to design strategic interventions for success.
  • Researched career interests of students to provide realistic options based upon strengths.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
School Psychology
2

School Psychologist

Worked primarily with special education, 8:1:A classrooms to provide weekly individual and group counseling

  • Consulted and collaborated with teachers and aides to develop effective behavioral strategies and plans
  • Attended school meetings, such as Problem Solving Team (PST), Instructional Support Team (IST), and pre-IEP conferences, along with district-level Committee on Special Education (CSE) meetings
  • Active member of the district Response to Intervention (RtI) team; forefront for development and implementation throughout the district
  • Assisted in facilitation of crisis response; sought appropriate interventions, implemented necessary support systems and followed up to ensure success
  • Heartsaver Adult, Child and Infant CPR/AED, Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention (SCIP-R) certification
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
School Psychology
3

School Psychologist Intern

Completed initial and triennial psycho-educational evaluations for students grades PK-12

  • Facilitated grief counseling groups at the elementary level and social skills groups at the secondary level
  • Participated in eligibility/ IEP meetings
  • Consulted and collaborated with multi-disciplinary team to develop functional behavior analysis and behavior intervention plans
  • Attended monthly RtI, PBIS, case management and student support meetings
  • Collected and progress monitored PBIS Tier 2 data
  • Assisted in AIMSweb benchmarking and progress monitoring
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Psychology
Med
4

School Psychologist

Provided psychological services in a middle school setting including a self-contained SIED district-wide program, a multi-handicapped classroom, and an affective needs program

  • Case management of 120 special education students
  • Facilitated Initial and Triennial IEP meetings
  • Managed the Special Education department including five special education teachers and five paraprofessionals
  • Provided individual and group therapy to SIED students
  • Participated in Manifestation meetings
  • Assessed classroom organization and dynamics
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology And Spanish
MA
Counseling Psychology And Counselor Education
School Psychology
5

School Psychologist

Performed psycho-educational assessments to determine services and accommodations for children

  • Developed and implemented Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for children with special needs
  • Performed Functional Behavioral Assessments and developed Behavior Intervention Plans for children
  • Conducted and facilitated skills training, interventions, and counseling
  • Conducted follow-up sessions with parents/caregivers, teachers, and paraprofessionals to explain assessment
  • Participated in professional development activities, team/consultation meetings, and special education
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

School Psychologist

Completed psychoeducational evaluations within an appropriate timeline in accordance with state and federal regulations

  • Interpreted assessment data in an understandable format for students, parents and district educators
  • Developed recommendations and interventions consistent to student's needs and in accordance with data derived from evaluations and/or observations
  • Prioritized daily tasks for assessments, observations, counseling, consultations, meetings and emergency situations
  • Educated family and staff on specific learning and mental health disorders
  • Counseled students and assisted parents with referrals to preferred outside mental health agencies
  • Collaborated with team members in order to develop individualized education plans to promote optimal student outcomes
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
BS
Criminal Justice
MA
Education
7

School Psychologist Intern - Pre-k Through Elementary

Conducted comprehensive assessments within a variety of disability categories and age groups (pre-k through elementary)

  • Developed and implemented behavioral plans
  • Provided individual counseling children of Pre-K to 12 years age group.
  • Facilitated social skills groups for second through fifth grade students.
  • Provided consultation to parents, teachers, and other school personnel, and community agencies to enhance the learning and adjustment of students.
  • Researched out-of-district programs for student placement
  • Participated in Intervention and Referral Services meetings
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Psychology
8

School Psychologist

Maintained overall responsibility for 1000 elementary and middle school students across demographically diverse school district. Provided services to students presenting with wide spectrum of learning challenges/ disabilities.

  • Performed individual, group, and research-based counseling.
  • Provided crisis intervention on an as-needed basis.
  • Organized and implemented structured social skills groups.
  • Initiated home outreach visits; composed family history assessments.
  • Consulted on behalf of students with administrators, colleagues, parents, and outside agencies.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
School Psychology
9

School Psychologist

Completed and interpreted standardized tests and other assessments

  • Attended department meetings
  • Obtained, integrated, and interpreted information about students' behavior and conditions that relate to learning
  • Provided timely written reports appropriate for complete evaluation
  • Assisted in completing functional behavioral assessments to aid in goal writing
  • Consulted with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to assist in meeting the needs of students
  • Delivered character education classes through guidance curriculum to teach students about goal setting, decision making, conflict management, study skills, peer pressure, friendships and character
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
School Psychology
MA
Educational Administration
10

School Psychologist Intern

Performed comprehensive psycho-educational evaluations in an effort to assess/analyze individual students' strengths/weaknesses

  • Facilitated group and individual counseling sessions for students identified with social, emotional, academic, and behavioral problems
  • Improved student learning by assessing barriers to learning and determining the best instructional strategies to assist individual students
  • Actively participated in eligibility meetings for special education services (within a multidisciplinary team)
  • Effectively utilized Response to Intervention (RTI) to identify and work with students experiencing academic and/or behavioral difficulties
  • Served as an integral member of Student Support Teams (SST) which designed and implemented academic and behavioral interventions in an effort to bring about positive student outcomes
  • Assessed the effectiveness of interventions through the use of a wide array of progress monitoring tools
  • Collected and analyzed data related to school improvement, student outcomes, and accountability requirements
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
Honor Graduate
BS
Psychology
School Psychology

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