School Psychologists

  • PRIMARY DUTIES

    Provides psychological services to general education students and students with disabilities; conducts psycho-educational assessments to assist in determining eligibility for special education services and the development of educational programs; consults with school personnel, parents and others concerned with the progress of students; provides individual and group counseling services. When qualified, provides such services in the student's primary language or to deaf children using communication skills for the deaf when appropriate.

     

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    An earned master's degree or advanced degree of equivalent standard from a recognized college or university.  Candidates must also possess a Pupil Personnel Services Credential authorizing service as a school psychologist.

     

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    For information regarding employment in Psychological Services, please contact John Pero, Administrative Coordinator, at john.pero@lausd.net, or Randy Murphy, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at randy.murphy@lausd.net. The District continually accepts School Psychologist applications.

     

    If you would like information regarding how to become a paid or an unpaid INTERN, please contact Susan Mora, Intervention Coordinator, at susan.mora@lausd.net

     
    Qualified candidates are invited to complete the online application.

     

    RELATED WEBSITES
     

    California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

    Psychological Services (LAUSD)

     

    SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE CENTER CONTACT INFORMATION

     

    Special Education Service Center Northwest 
    Mayra Santos
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services 
    (818) 654-5022 mayra.santos@lausd.net 
     
    Special Education Service Center Northeast
    Jose Gonzalez
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services
    (818) 686-4401 jose.j.gonzalez@lausd.net
     
    Special Education Service Center South
    Susie Kapamaci
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services
    (310) 354-3209 marysusan.kapamaci@lausd.net
     
    Special Education Service Center West
    John Charles Pero
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services
    (310) 235-3725 john.pero@lausd.net
     
    Special Education Service Center East 
    Delia Flores
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services 
    (323) 224-3352 delia.flores@lausd.net
     
    Special Education Service Center Central 
    Sergio Avilés
    Administrative Coordinator, Psychological Services 
    (213) 241-5431 sergio.aviles@lausd.net