Kansas City school psychologist recognized for her work on a state level
STORY YOU'LL ONLY SEEHERE ON 41 ACTION NEWS.A LOCAL SCHOOLPSYCHOLOGIST JUSTNAMED THE BEST INMISSOURI.HER AWARD COMES AT ATIME WHEN THE NEED FORTHEM IS GROWING..41 ACTION NEWSREPORTER RAE DANIELSPOKE WITH HER ABOUTHER IMPACT INSIDE ANDOUTSIDE OF THECLASSROOM.HER NAME IS KARAHCHAPMAN AND SHE WORKSRIGHT HERE AT THECENTER SCHOOL DISTRICTI GOT A CHANCE TO SEEJUST A GLIMPSE WHATCHAPMAN DOES ON A DAILYBASIS.
SHE WAS MEETINGWITH OTHER MENTALHEALTH STAFF TO TALKABOUT ANY BEHAVIORALPROBLEMS THEY"RESEEING WITH THEIRSTUDENTS, WHAT CAN BEDONE AND THECONVERSATIONS THATNEED TO BE HAD NOT ONLYWITH THE STUDENTS BUTFAMILIES AS WELL.WITH THE UNSETTLINGNUMBER OF SCHOOLSHOOTINGS, SHE'S HOPINGTO SHED MORE LIGHT ONTHE WORK OF SCHOOLMENTAL HEALTHPROVIDERS AND WHY IT'SCRUCIAL TO CREATE APOSTIVE LEARNINGENVIRONMENT.Karah Chapman, MissouriSchool Pyschologist of the yearIf we make the differences wecan make in the wys that we canmake them and utilize those bestpractices and how to engage inthose positive relationship andteach children how to be safeand aware and give them a safespace to go, I think we canreduce that for sureTHERE ARE TWO SCHOOLPYSCHOLOGISTS HERE ATCENTER.CHAPMAN WORKS WITHABOUT 1250 STUDENTS INTHE DISTRICT IN EARLYCHILDHOOD EDUCATION,ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ANDTHE HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL.LIVE IN KANSAS CITY, RAEDANIEL, 41 ACTION NEWSTODAY.THANKS RAE.IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS,THE DEMAND FOR TRA
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