"The mission of Psychological Services is to provide quality services for safe, effective schools and healthy, responsible students."
Goals of this site:
To provide up to date and evidence based information about school psychological services available in Pinellas County Schools to promote students' positive:
- Academic growth
- Behavior control
- Self management
- Personal responsibility
- Interpersonal relationships
Our staff consists of:
School psychologists and educational diagnosticians who provide services that are available to all students and parents in Pinellas County Schools. We provide assistance to schools, students and parents when academic or behavioral concerns arise and prevent students from attaining their own highest possible school achievement.
What is a school psychologist?
A school psychologist is a professional with extensive training in student behavior, effective educational practices, and knowledge of how to develop student's prosocial skills and motivation to assist them in becoming successful life long learners.
What is an educational diagnostician?
An educational diagnostician is a professional with particular expertise in curriculum and diagnostic skills. They provide additional assistance for elementary students who are not making expected academic progress.
For more information, contact:
Michael Cowley, Managing Officer of Psychological Services
Michelle Niknezhad, Secretary
301 Fourth Street SW
Largo, FL 33770
Phone: (727) 588-6054