Psychological Services

A school psychologist has several school assignments within the district. The primary roles of the psychologist are to assist the school in providing appropriate classroom academic and behavioral interventions; participate in the Problem Solving Team process; administer psychoeducational assessments; and provide support services to identified students. Other services provided by the school psychologists are:
  • Intervention design and implementation
  • Consultation with parents, school staff and other professionals
  • Classroom observations
  • Evaluation research and design
  • Instructional and behavioral coaching

School Psychology in St. Lucie County is a dynamic profession! Psychological Services is comprised of nineteen School Psychologists and a Program Specialist for Psychological Services, many of whom are members of our state and national organizations representing the profession ( and Our school psychologists are active in attending and providing professional development opportunities available through these professional associations.

Meet Our School Psychologists

Dr. Michelle Gillard
Coordinator of Mental Health/Psychological and Social Services
Student Services Department
9601 Brandywine Lane
Port St. Lucie, Fl. 34986
Voice: (772) 429-4559
Fax: (772) 429-5712

Name Email
Marijo Alsip
Amanda Battaglia
Sharon Becker
Travern Beerom
Miriam Benson
Anetra Bonner
Dr. Deborah Caron
Terri Dottin
Laura Duke
Sheila Eassa
Michael Fasciana
Jennie Gibson
Catherine Hedtke
David Kinkade
Emily Morales
Robert O’Neill Robert.O’
Isis Orue
Kirsten Poncinie
Shelley Welby