School psychologists ensure that every child learns in a safe, healthy and supportive environment. They are school-based mental health professionals trained in both psychology and education. Psychological services are available to all students.
School psychologists can be contacted by calling their assigned school, or by contacting Dr. Christina N. Conolly, Director of Psychological Services.
2017-2018 School Psychologist Assignments, by School Name
2017-2018 School Psychologist Assignments, by Staff Member Name
About School Psychologists
School psychologists are uniquely skilled in:
- instructional consultation
- behavior management
- social skill development
- psychological assessment
- identification of exceptionalities
They have the knowledge, skill, and experience to work in partnership with other school staff members and parents and apply psychological, mental health and child development approaches to enhance academic achievement and social-emotional learning.
MCPS school psychologists work in a variety of programs and setting such as Head Start programs, special and general education schools, alternative programs, and the bilingual assessment team.
Information about School Psychologists in Other Languages
National Association of School Psychologists
Maryland School Psychologists' Association
Montgomery County School Psychologists' Association
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