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On a digit memory subtest, he seemed to be “chunking” digits and using too much voice inflection. His presentation of digits was far from the usual one per second. Dr. Solkk even left the office during one subtest and left the student working alone while he took a brief call on his cell phone. Paul spoke with his colleague after this incident and tried to make some suggestions about test administration. Dr. ” When Paul pointed out the problems he had found with some of Dr. Solkk’s psychological reports, his colleague became upset and told Paul he had too much time on his hands and should find something else to do rather than critique old psych reports.
Questions were also raised about the effectiveness of supervision that respondents did receive (Ross & Goh, 1993). There is another way to think about supervision that deemphasizes the hierarchical qualities that may be associated with it. One such definition is: “an interpersonal interaction between two or more individuals for the purpose of sharing knowledge, assessing professional competencies, and providing objective feedback with the terminal goals of developing new competencies, facilitating effective delivery of psychological services, and maintaining professional competencies” (McIntosh & Phelps, 2000, pp.
Consider again the analogy of educational law, professional ethics and standards as the scaffolding or supporting framework that guides the practice of school psychology. In order to implement the research-to-practice connection, the authors recommend the use of a legal and ethical decision-making model to link these areas to the practice of school psychology. B. Williams and L. Describe the problem situation The first step is to focus on available information and attempt to gather and objectively state the issues or controversies.