School Psychologist

October 25, 2015 - Less than a minute read

Although some school psychologists may actually be licensed psychologists, which is a protected professional title referring to a person with a doctoral degree and successful completion of supervision and passage of a comprehensive state licensing exam, the term refers to a credentialed school professional whose scope of practice is quite restricted compared to a licensed psychologist. Credentialed School psychologists assist in the identification of a student’s needs regarding behavioral, social, emotional, educational and vocational functioning