The Handbook of School Psychology / Edition 4

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As the standard reference in the field, this edited handbook focuses on how a school psychologist can operate and create change within the educational system instead of focusing solely on the diagnosis and treatment of an individual. Chapters have been updated and revised to provide a contemporary view of the field.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471707479
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/20/2008
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 992
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Section 1. The Scientific Foundations of School Psychology.

1. Advances in Quantitative Research (Tim Z. Keith & MatthewR. Reynolds).

2. Advances in Qualitative Research (Bonnie Kaul Nastasi).

3. Advances in Single Subject Design (Nancy A. Neef).

4. The Contributions of Educational to School Psychology(Brendan J. Bartlett & Stephen N. Elliott).

5. Contributions of Applied Behavior Analysis (Ed Daly III,Brian K. Martens, Christopher H. Skinner, & George H.Noell).

6. School Psychology and Developmental Psychology: Moving FromPrograms to Processes (Robert C. Pianta).

7. Contributions of Cognitive Psychology to School Psychology(Gregory Schraw & Peter Reynolds).

8. Contributions of Social Psychology to School Psychology (FredJ. Medway & Thomas P. Cafferty).

9. Contributions of Biological Psychology (James Kalat &John C. Begeny).

10. Contributions of Developmental Psychopathology to SchoolPsychology (John E. Lochman, Caroline L. Boxmeyer, & Nicole R.Powell).

Section 2. Psychological and Educational Assessment.

11. Roles of Diagnosis and Classification in School Psychology(Erin Dowdy, Kristen L. Mays, Randy W. Kamphaus & Cecil R.Reynolds).

12. Errors in Diagnostic Decision Making and Clinical Judgment(Marley M. Watkins).

13. Assessment of Intelligence and Achievement (Randy W.Kamphaus).

14. Preschool Assessment (Patti L. Harrison).

15. Children's Knowledge of Basic Concepts: An EssentialComponent of Direction Following and Problem Solving (AnneBoehm).

16. Assessment of Personality and Adjustment (Cedar W. O'Donnell& Paul J. Frick).

17. Neuropsychological Assessments in the School (Joan Mayfield,Cecil R. Reynolds & Elaine Fletcher-Janzen).

18. The Problem of Bias in Psychological Assessment (Cecil R.Reynolds).

19. Behavioral Assessment (Timothy R. Vollmer, Claire C. St.Peter Pipkin, Jorge R. Reyes & Kimberly N. Sloman).

20. Curriculum-Based Assessment (John M. Hintze).

21. Functional Assessment of Instructional Environments for thePurpose of Making Data-Drive Instructional Decisions (Jim Ysseldyke& Matthew Burns).

22. Response to Intervention (Dan J. Reschly & Melissa K.Bergstrom).

Section 3. Interventions: Focus on Children.

23. Ecological School Psychology: A Personal Opinion and a Pleafor Change (Terry Gutkin).

24. Evidence-Based Interventions and Practices in SchoolPsychology: Challenges and Opportunities (Thomas R. Kratochwill,Kimberly Eaton Hoagwood, Jennifer L. Frank, Jessica Mass Levitt,Serene Olin, Lisa Hunter Romanelli & Noa Saka).

25. Working with Struggling Readers: Why We Must Get Beyond theSimple View of Reading and Visions of How It Might Be Done (MichaelPressley, Nell K. Duke, Irene W. Gaskins, Lauren Fingeret, JulietHalliday, Katherine Hilden, Yonghan Park, Shenglan Zhang, LindseyMohan, Kelly Reffitt, Lisa Raphael Bogaert, Julia Reynold, DeborahGolos, Katie Solic & Stephanie Collins).

26. Working With Children With Math Problems (Fredricka K.Reisman).

27. Evidence-Based Approaches to Working with Children withDisruptive Behavior (Richard J. Cowan & Susan M. Sheridan).

28. School-Based Consultation: The Science and Practice ofIndirect Service Delivery (Terry Gutkin & Michael J.Curtis).

29. Conducting Evidence Based Interventions in the Schools(Kevin D. Stark, Jennifer Hargrave, Bradley Gerber, Melissa Fisher& Amy Hamilton).

30. Partnering with Families for Educational Success (KarlaBuerkle, Elizabeth M. Whitehouse & Sandra L. Christenson).

31. Psychopharmacology in School-Age Children (Ronald Brown& Delores M. Zygmont).

32. Pediatric School Psychology: Future Directions for TrainingSchool Psychologists (Edward S. Shapiro, Jessica Blom-Hoffman &Jennifer A. Mautone).

33. Understanding and Promoting Resilience in Children:Promotive and Protective Processes in Schools (Ann S. Masten &Frosso Motti-Stefanidi).

34. Assessment of Learning Strategies and Related Constructs inChildren and Adolescents (Kathy Stroud & Cecil R.Reynolds).

Section 4. Interventions: Focus on Systems.

35. Effective Teaching and Effective Schools (Maribeth Gettinger& Karen Stoiber).

36. Effective Classrooms: Classroom Learning Environments ThatFoster School Success (Beth Doll, Courtney LeClair, & SarahKurien).

37. Teams as Value Added Consultation Services (Todd A. Gravois,Sarah Groff & Sylvia Rosenfield).

38. Promoting Inclusive Practice in Schools: A Challenging Rolefor School Psychologists (Peter T. Farrell, Shane R. Jimerson, AndyJ. Howes & Sue M. Davies).

39. Thinking Diversity: A Habit of Mind for School Psychology(Mary Clare).

40. Cultural Competence in School Psychology: Established orElusive Construct? (Craig L. Frisby).

41. Managing Crisis: Prevention, Intervention and Treatment(Jonathan Sandoval & Stephen Brock).

42. Prevention Programs (Joseph A. Durlak).

43. Organizational Consultation and Systems Intervention (JoelMeyers, Adena B. Meyers, Sherrie Lynn Proctor & Emily CookGraybill).

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