The Council of Directors of School Psychology Programs (CDSPP) is an organization of North American doctoral programs in school psychology. The mission of CDSPP is to foster the advancement of doctoral education in school psychology in all its aspects. This mission includes:
1) providing a mechanism for dissemination of information, exchange of views, collection of data, facilitation of communication, and formulation of policies concerning doctoral training in school psychology, and
2) providing consultative resources, maintaining active liaison, and promoting the representation of school psychology programs in functions of APA and other organizations that are relevant to doctoral education in school psychology.
Doctoral Programs in School Psychology in a regionally-accredited institution of higher learning are entitled to membership; APA accreditation is NOT required for membership.
Current Board Members:
Ara Schmitt, Chair
Christy Walcott, Treasurer
East Carolina University
Cynthia Hazel, Chair-Elect
University of Denver
Amanda Sullivan, Secretary
University of Minnesota
Renee Hawkins, Board Member
University of Cincinnati
Rebecca Martinez, Board Member
Indiana University - Bloomington
This is the official discussion group for the Council of Directors of School Psychology Programs. Membership in CDSPP is by program, and the current program director is the official contact person. However, this list is open to all faculty members in school psychology training programs. Please sign all posts with your name, title, and university.
Click here to visit the the CDSPP Listserv where you can view discussions and request membership.