What is SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY?

Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff 

Discipline that employs concepts of clinical psychology and academic psychology to the analysis and therapy for childrens' and adolescents' behavioral and educational issues. Campus psychologists are qualified in psychology, child and adolescent growth, child and adolescent psychopathology, education and learning, family unit and parenting techniques, education concepts, and character philosophies.

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY: "School psychology is intended to help students get the most from their schooling experience."

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