When you work closely with students and families, such as a school psychologist does, you might encounter situations where it’s important to keep your professionalism in check. However, that can sometimes sound easier than it really is.
I’m often surprised at how many people don’t know what an integral role a school psychologist plays. Overall, the school psychologist’s job is to be an advocate for children in a school setting. They are primarily there to work for and with children in whatever capacity may be necessary. However, it can also go much deeper than that. [continue reading…]