School Psychology Review

Recent Advances in Developmental Pediatrics Related to Achievement and School Behavior

Wendy S. Matthews, Gabor Barabas

pp. 182-187

Mini-Series on Developmental Disabilities

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ABSTRACT: Recent advances related to the achievement and school behavior in children with tic syndromes,seizure disorders, and minor physical anomalies (including Fetal Alcohol Syndrome)are discussed. The role of the school psychologist as liaison between the pupil’s teacher, family, and physician is described, as well as his or her role in relation to the children themselves.