School staff loses psychologists

...positions for school psychologists needing to be...Corkery, lead psychologist with Bibb County...number of school psychologists on staff. In...there's one school psychologist to every 2,800...and not added psychologists to their staffs...Smith. A school psychologist in Georgia makes...

Urges prescription-writing psychologists

...authority to specially-trained, licensed psychologists. The major reason psychologists are seeking additional training and authority...wholistic. Prescription privileges for psychologists would result in significant cost savings...

Parents must protect kids from predators on the Internet, psychologists say

...children are doing on the Net and work to build their self-esteem and make them less vulnerable to adult approaches, child psychologists believe. "Children are told not to accept rides from strangers, and the same is true of the Internet," said S. Michael...

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Child molestation case against child psychologist in limbo

...to shelve the child molestation case against an Augusta child psychologist surfaced this week, along with a prosecutor's new request to allow the case to go forward.Psychologist Kenneth McPherson, 58, was named in two indictments that accuse...

Slain deputy's family, foundation shocked by doctor's story

...underlying problem of the addiction through daily visits with a psychologist, occupational and recreational therapists and two hours...patients when they're admitted and that they continue to see a psychologist and undergo outpatient care when they complete the program...

Baseball teams changing approach to mental health

...major league locker rooms, and the days of a lone sports psychologist even appear to be waning. While individual players have sought...along much of what he learned from the pioneering sports psychologist.The Red Sox announced in January that they had hired Dr...

NFL teams are using the combine to judge more than an athlete's ability

...said.Can he really move forward? The teams also hire psychologists to analyze tests that help build a psychological profile...into the Hall of Fame this year. "We left that to the psychologist and left it to the professionals. We were guided by their...

Parents responsible for kids' education

Psychologists and scholars have had their say as to what is needed in our schools. Education is too important to be left to educators. Let's...

School copes with first-grader death

School psychologists gathered at Riverside Elementary today to comfort staff and pupils after the weekend death of a first-grader. Sydney Stanley...

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How not to publicize killers' names

Criminal psychologists and crime scene negotiators insert a hostage's or kidnap victim's name into their conversations with suspects as often as possible...

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