School Psychologist Resume Samples

A School Psychologist is given the task of assisting children to reach their fullest social, behavioral, career, emotional and academic potential typically in a learning environment. The job description and duties are mentioned on the School Psychologist Resume as follows – dealing with behavioral issues and learning difficulties; provide counselling and mentoring services to students; helping in the promotion of wellness by reinforcing strong communication and social skills; helping in achieving targeted goals among students and devising best instructional strategies for optimal learning.

The ladder to success in this position will come, of course from the person’s skills and abilities and such should include the following – approachability to the student population, ability to work closely within the school, the ability to develop materials and campaigns appropriate to the audience, and motivation towards success. The educational requirement is fairly strict and includes a master’s degree in psychology or school psychology.

School Psychologist Resume

Objective : Over 28 years administering intellectual and achievement assessments, rating scales, and gathering curriculum data for special education placement of children with disabilities and children who may be gifted.

Skills : Sales, Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Provided comprehensive School Psychological services to students with language- based learning disabilities, ages 4-11 years.
    2. Monitored and addressed social-emotional needs of students in therapeutic special education classrooms through evidenced-based interventions and daily consultation with teachers and specialists.
    3. Provided social development group counseling services to all Lower School students, addressing issues of social skill development, reciprocity, social communication, emotional awareness, attention, anxiety, impulse control, self- esteem, self -advocacy, perspective taking, and conflict resolution.
    4. Provided individual counseling on an as-needed, daily and weekly basis, addressing issues of grief, bereavement, anxiety, anger management, behavioral challenges, regulation, self-esteem, and problem solving.
    5. Led counseling groups specialized for adopted children and for children with divorced parents, ages 6-13 years.
    6. Designed and monitored functional behavior assessments and behavior intervention plans to increase work completion, on-task behavior, positive social interactions, self-monitoring and behavior regulation.
    7. Consulted with teachers, staff, parents, and administrators on individual student progress and collaborated on promoting positive milieu, foster academic success and social competency in students.
    8. Scheduled and led parent meetings and phone conferences to provide continuous at- home strategies to help support children's academic and social-emotional development.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
School Psychology


Certified School Psychologist Resume

Summary : Current position requires excellent communication skills as well as attention to details to ensure students receive the appropriate services required for them to be successful in the educational environment.

Skills : Behavior Management, Crisis Intervention, Learning Disabilities Specialist, Counseling, Social Skills Training, Parenting Classes, Functional Analysis Assessment, Response To Intervention, Applied Behavioral Analysis, Alternative Instruction, Classroom Management Techniques.

Description :

    1. Conducted and wrote over 800 psycho-educational assessments to identify special needs and develop a behavior modification and support plan that maximized student learning in the classroom and at home.
    2. Provided a differential diagnosis for learning disabilities as well as social and emotional concerns.
    3. Collaborated effectively with parents, teachers, school leadership, health providers, attorneys, and community agencies to develop the most appropriate plans, resulting in a 30% school attendance increase for students receiving services.
    4. Maintained well-organized files and records; Selected for electronic file conversion pilot program.
    5. Identified successful alternative school placement for children with special needs and emotional disturbance, achieving a 75% success rate of behavioral improvement in alternative placement.
    6. Provided ongoing case management for students receiving counseling services.
    7. Asked to participate in back-to-school night and teacher hiring based on positive and value-added interactions with the parents, teachers, and students.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts


Lead School Psychologist Resume

Objective : Primary interest is consultation and support for intervention. Broad experience in curriculum development and pacing, differentiation, early literacy, and constructing avenues for school-parent partnerships.

Skills : Bilingual, ADOS-trained, Curriculum Mapping, Leader of whole school change for pre-referral processes, Title One schools, Reading First trained.

Description :

    1. Guided teams and collaborated with building administrators to develop a multi-tiered system of academic and behavioral supports at the secondary level.
    2. Developed procedural guidelines and facilitated building level Problem Solving Team to meet the needs of varied learners based on teacher referrals and universal screening data.
    3. Managed and analyzed data, including standardized test results, universal screening data, and common formative assessment results.
    4. Presented findings to the Principal, district administrators, and department chairs.
    5. Gathered building level data to evaluate the effectiveness of the core curriculum, as well as to identify students in need of intervention, as part of the development of an RtI system at the secondary level.
    6. Conducted needs assessment of high school students and collaborated with Student Service Team to develop prevention programs and counseling groups that addressed depression and awareness of available mental health resources.
    7. Conducted psycho-educational evaluations for special education eligibility and supported special education staff in the development of IEPs, particularly transition planning, goal writing, identification of appropriate accommodations/supplementary aids, and determining service levels.
    8. Managed a caseload of individual counseling cases and participated on the crisis intervention team, providing support to students, staff, and the community during various crises.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

School Psychologist III Resume

Headline : Eager to utilize skills and knowledge regarding the social, emotional, behavioral, academic, and cognitive development of children and adolescents in order to meet their psychological and educational needs in the school setting.

Skills : Counseling, Psychological testing.

Description :

    1. Conducted cognitive, academic, behavioral and socioemotional assessments.
    2. Co-facilitated Special Education team, providing professional recommendations for data based decisions regarding special education qualification and placement in accordance with federal and state law.
    3. Established consultative partnerships with general education teachers, special education teachers and building administration to address multiple student needs both academic and behavioral.
    4. Designed and implemented behavior interventions for whole class and individual student behavior management.
    5. Utilized a variety of progress monitoring tools to track individual student growth across time and ensure fidelity of intervention implementation.
    6. Provided group and individual instruction of social skills utilizing evidence based Second Step and Model Me Kids curriculums.
    7. Developed and implemented safety plans and behavior plans for several children in both general and special education populations.
    8. Provided individual counseling and problem solving coaching for individual students experiencing significant life events.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology

School Psychologist II Resume

Summary : To obtain a position as a School Psychologist with demonstrated capabilities in the assessment of children for special education services. Core Qualifications Assess students of all cultures and ages to help determine eligibility for special education services.

Skills : Achievement, Rorschach Inkblot Test, WIAT, D-KEFS, NEPSY-2, TAPS, TVPS, etc. Good communication skills, both verbal and written.

Description :

    1. Analyze evaluation data and formulate hypotheses and conclusions relating to learning and behavioral issues.
    2. Interpret State and federal rules, laws and policies as they relate to identification, placement and service provisions for students with disabilities or gifted ability and maintain current knowledge of same.
    3. Participate as a member of school educational planning teams and staffing teams to develop assistance plans for at-risk students.
    4. Determine test score eligibility or non-eligibility of individuals for programs and services for disabled students.
    5. Communicate evaluation findings to parents, teachers and others through written reports and oral presentations.
    6. Provide training and assistance in intervention techniques and strategies designed to improve student success in the school setting.
    7. Select, administer, score and interpret individual tests of intelligence, academic achievement, psychological processing, and personality and attitudes to referred students.
    8. Develop appropriate interventions and strategies to assist individual students in academic growth and school adjustment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Doctorate Of Philosophy

School Psychologist I Resume

Summary : Highly knowledgeable, empathetic, and progress-driven professional with extensive experience in education and proven skills providing comprehensive assessment, consultation, and intervention services for students in an elementary school setting.

Skills : Class B CDL.

Description :

    1. Refer students and their families to appropriate community agencies for medical, vocational, or social services.
    2. Report any pertinent information to the proper authorities in cases of child endangerment, neglect, or abuse.
    3. Maintain student records, including special education reports, confidential records, records of services provided, and behavioral data.
    4. Assess an individual child's needs, limitations, and potential, using observation, review of school records, and consultation with parents and school personnel.
    5. Counsel children and families to help solve conflicts and problems in learning and adjustment.
    6. Collect and analyze data to evaluate the effectiveness of academic programs and other services, such as behavioral management systems.
    7. Attend workshops, seminars, or professional meetings to remain informed of new developments in school psychology.
    8. Provide consultation to parents, teachers, administrators, and others on topics such as learning styles and behavior modification techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Asst. School Psychologist Resume

Objective : Adaptive to a wide variety of systems and settings Concerned and conscientious, adept in application of ethics Skilled in advocacy; comprehensive familiarity with community resources Organized, efficient, goal-oriented Open and able to relate to people from many cultures and backgrounds.

Skills : Multiple special education computer systems, microsoft office, Google Docs, data analysis, behavior analysis, sensory, motor and visual communication supports, teacher and administration consultation, significant experience with low incidence populations.

Description :

    1. Evaluation of students as well as consultation with parents and school personnel on issues relating to appropriate educational placement, programming, and management.
    2. Tracked dates and completed MET reports to achieve compliance with federal guidelines; collected data from all MET members for inclusion in the required documentation.
    3. Consultation with teachers and other school staff as related to behavioral change programs and ongoing Special Education needs of disabled children.
    4. Coordinated efforts with the Student Study Teams so that evaluations flowed smoothly from the screening phase through the evaluation, and into the IEP process for students who qualify for services.
    5. Coordinate with related services: Speech, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and ASDB.
    6. Attended conferences to keep up with current information in the field of School Psychology.
    7. Worked with preschool through grade 12, serving as the only school psychologist for a district of about 1400 students.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Specialist In School Psychology

Sr. School Psychologist Resume

Summary : Conscientious and organized individual with exceptional time management ability. Personable team player with superior communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Leadership, Mentoring, Curriculum Preperation And Presentation, Educational And Mental Health Assessment And Diagnostics.

Description :

    1. Conducted comprehensive evaluations, including ecological, curriculum based measurement, dynamic assessment, and standardized testing.
    2. Diagnosed mental health, emotional and substance abuse disorders / Specialized in early intervention as per IDEA and the Autism Spectrum.
    3. Developed, implemented, and evaluated behavior intervention plans / Contributed to IEP development for children with learning, language, and emotional disabilities.
    4. Referred student and parents to other programs and community agencies to enhance treatment processes.
    5. Provided individual and group counseling on issues related to self esteem, social skills development, drug and alcohol abuse, divorce, peer interaction, and educational challenges.
    6. Trained and supervised interns / Referenced and used various therapy techniques, including family systems, cognitive behavior therapy and lifespan integration.
    7. Worked with parents and teachers to implement consistent behavior therapy techniques at home and school.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Leadership

Jr. School Psychologist Resume

Objective : Self motivated team player with strong analytical skills, demonstrated strong problem solving abilities, and aptitude to make fair and unbiased appraisals of customer concerns based on multiple issues.

Skills : Electrical Techncian.

Description :

    1. Provide professional development to district staff and offer educational workshops for parents.
    2. Conduct comprehensive psychological and educational evaluations, using a variety of instruments to assess intellectual ability, academic achievement, and behavioral needs.
    3. Serve as the team leader of the department's professional development committee.
    4. Provide other comprehensive psychological services including academic interventions, crisis management, individual and group counseling, behavior management training, and consultation.
    5. Facilitate intervention assistance team and evaluation team meetings.
    6. Collaborate with parents, teachers, and community resources to address the learning, behavioral, and emotional needs of students.
    7. Conduct functional behavior assessments and develop individualized behavior intervention plans, for students with severe emotional/behavioral needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Registered School Psychologist Resume

Summary : Licensed School Psychologist with 4 years of experience providing elementary, middle and high school student's consultation regarding psychological and behavioral issues. Versatile coach utilizes various assessments and techniques to assist in identifying appropriate intervention techniques.

Skills : Computer literate and technology savvy.

Description :

    1. Determined eligibility for educational diagnosis of learning disabilities affecting students' academic success as mandated by federal law.
    2. Evaluated the effectiveness of academic programs, behavior management procedures, and other services in the school setting.
    3. Systematically reassessed children with special educational needs as appropriate.
    4. Conducted assessments with referred students who may not qualify for special education services but are in need of assistance due to behavioral or perceptual problems.
    5. Screened students' mental status, providing supportive counseling and crisis intervention/de-escalation.
    6. Established strong interpersonal relationships through consultation, individual counseling, group counseling, and family counseling.
    7. Developed, implemented, monitored, and revised behavioral goals and objectives to meet specific needs of students' learning abilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

School Psychologist I Resume

Summary : Motivated, personable school psychologist with multiple college degrees and a successful 5-year track record working with VBISID. Strong collaborator, experience with instructional design. Effectively works with students and parents in both sensitive, confidential subjects. Demonstrated history of producing accurate, timely reports.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excell, Powerpoint, Outlook.

Description :

    1. Provide direct services to students such as individual, group, and crisis counseling, instruction, and mentoring for those struggling with academic, social, emotional, and behavioral problems.
    2. Promote overall well-being and resilience by strengthening communication, social skills, problem solving, anger management, self-regulation, self-determination, and optimism.
    3. Enhance understanding and acceptance of diverse cultures and backgrounds.
    4. Collaborate with educators, students, and families to identify and address barriers to school success.
    5. Design and implement progress monitoring systems.
    6. Evaluate eligibility for special education services within a multidisciplinary team and develop and support effective individualized instruction.
    7. Collaborate with administrators to collect and analyze data related to school improvement, student outcomes, and accountability requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

School Psychologist Resume

Summary : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Group And Individual Counseling, Psychological Testing, Research, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Skilled in providing assessment services to children referred for special education or currently receiving special education services.
    2. Proficient in providing group and individual counseling to students in special education.
    3. Experienced in providing and interpreting academic assessments, intelligence testing and behavior assessments.
    4. Active in facilitating Individual Educational Plan meetings with parents and teachers.
    5. Adept in composing behavior intervention plans and functional behavior assessments for students.
    6. Excellent in providing problem solving recommendations and consultation to teachers in their classrooms.
    7. Creative in facilitating workshops for the school staff on topics pertinent to facilitating positive reforms within the school setting.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Psychology