Southern Arizona Psychological Association (SAPA) and Arizona Association of School Psychologists
Strategies for teaching Social-Emotional Skills:
Teaming for Student Success
Lisa Magee, Ph.D., and Sara Foulk, M.S., CCC-SLP
Handouts for attendees
Date: Friday, November 18, 2016
Time: 1:30-3:30 PM
Location: Amphitheater Wetmore Professional Development and Learning Center, 701 W. Wetmore, Tucson, AZ 85705
UA Students and Amphitheater district employees: Free
SAPA/AASP Members: $10
General Admission $15
This presentation will focus on using a specific social skills program, Kimochis, in classrooms. The presenters will discuss how they have worked together and with teachers on planning and teaching specific social skills to students. They will also share how the underlying emotions are addressed and supported through this program. Finally, an intervention utilizing video modeling will be presented.
This introductory level presentation will help participants
1. Attendees will be able to list some of the discrete skills taught as part of the Kimochis program
2. Attendees will be able to describe some of the underlying emotions that are taught through the use of the Kimochis program
3. Attendees will be able to describe a method of supporting social/emotional skill development through the use of video modeling
About the Speakers
Dr. Magee is a licensed psychologist in Arizona and nationally certified school psychologist. She started her career as a mental health counselor at the Community Outreach Program for the Deaf (COPD) in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Magee worked for fifteen years as a school psychologist at the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (ASDB); working both on the Tucson campus and conducting evaluations around the state of Arizona. She worked for three years in the Vail Unified School District and is currently employed in the Amphitheater School District as a school psychologist.
Ms. Foulk began her career as a Speech Language Pathologist in St. Louis at United Cerebral Palsy. She returned to Tucson two years later and worked in the Marana School District for two years. She has been working in the Amphitheater School District for 31 years and has provided speech language therapy to students at Keeling Elementary, Rillito Center, Donaldson Elementary, special education preschools (Prince Elementary, Donaldson Elementary, Holaway Elementary) and Mesa Verde Elementary. She has acted as the supervising SLP to numerous graduate students from the University of Arizona Speech Language Hearing department.
Registration deadline is 11/16/16. Register online at SAPAonline.org or go directly to the registration page. For questions about this event, contact Nancy Eldredge, Ph.D., SAPA CE Committee Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org). Cancellation/refund deadline is 11/16/16.
Continuation Education Credits
These events are offered for two (2) Category 1 CE Credit. Participants must sign in, be present for the entire presentation, and complete the Evaluation Questionnaire in order to obtain a CE Certificate. The Southern Arizona Psychological Association (SAPA) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. SAPA maintains responsibility for all of its programs and content. Southern Arizona Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Southern Arizona Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content.