A new Book....
Recent Studies in School Psychology
Editor: Dr. Panch. Ramalingam, published in 2010 by Authorspress, New Delhi.
This is an excellent resource showing the breadth and depth of the knowledge base in
both research and practice of school psychology in India.
- William (Bill) Pfohl, President, ISPA, USA.
In recent years various dimensions of school education are examined from the perspective of equity, access and relevance, keeping in view the national requirements of education for all. Hopefully, the present work is a serious academic attempt towards recent studies in school psychology.
This Book Recent Studies in School Psychology is need of the hour to train the teachers in school psychology. The school psychology has undergone tremendous growth in the Western countries for the last 25 years, current and future perspectives of school psychology meet the challenges and needs of children in schools. This book goals are as follows: (i) explore the possibilities of current and future demands for school psychology and how the psychologists can meet those demands in India; (ii) conceptualize the theory and practice of school psychology in the face of children, and (iii) develop a base to use school psychology resources to maximize the benefits to children, families, and schools. The editor is grateful to the authors who have contributed to this work in a considerable measure. This book will be useful to school psychologists, teachers, students, governmental policy makers and common men and women in India and other parts of the world.
Second InSPA National Conference on 'School Psychology: Mental Health Challenges.' will be held on 23 – 25 November, 2012 at Calicut University, Calicut, Kerala.
School Psychology Training for Teachers, SSA, Puducherry, September to December 2012