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    Award Presentation         ASPP with Senator Casey
     
    Dr. Szarko presenting Senator Robert Casey, Jr. with the Special Friend of Children​ award from the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)on behalf of the Association of School Psychologists of Pennsylvania (ASPP). July 2012
     
    Dr. Szarko, current President of ASPP, pictured with Matt Ferchalk and Caitlin Flinn, ASPP Executive Board Members, Senator Robert Casey, Jr. and Amy Smith, former President of NASP. July 2012

    ASPP is proud to support Senator Casey's sponsorship of the Safe Schools Improvement Act S.506
     
       

     

    PRESENTATIONS/PUBLICATIONS

    Szarko, J., Rosenthal, R., & Della Toffalo, D. A. (2014). It's Not So Black and White; Evaluating Autism Spectrum Disorders. Invited workshop presented at the 2014 Annual Convention of the National Association of School Psychologists. Washington, DC. February 21st, 2014.

    Szarko, J., Brown, A., & Watkins, M. (2013) Examiner Familiarity Effects for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders.
    Journal of Applied School Psychology, 29, 37–51.

    Szarko, J., Rosenthal, R., & Della Toffalo, D. A. (2013). It's Not So Black and White; Evaluating Autism Spectrum Disorders. Invited workshop presented at the 2013 Annual Convention of the National Association of School Psychologists. Seattle, WA. February 15th, 2013.

    Szarko, J., Pedersen, J., & Fidgett, P. (2011). Building Inclusive Schools: Preventing Bullying and Discrimination. Presentation at the National Association of Social Workers-PA Annual Conference, Lancaster, PA.

    Rosenthal, R & Szarko, J. (2011). Autism Classification: Integrating Assessment Sources. Presentation at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

    Szarko, J. (2010). Using the ADOS to Aid in the Diagnosis of "Fuzzy" Autism Spectrum Cases. Presentation at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

    Szarko, J. & Rosenthal, R. (2009). Best Practices in Identifying and Assessing Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Presentation at the Association of School Psychologists of Pennsylvania Annual Conference, State College, PA.

    Szarko, J & Garrett, A. (2009). Relation Between K-BIT 2 and WISC-IV in a Potentially Gifted Population. Presentation at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Conference, Boston, MA.

    Szarko, J. (2007). Students with Autism: From Untestable to Testable. Presentation at the Association of School Psychologists of Pennsylvania Annual Conference, State College, PA.

    Worrell, F., Szarko, J., Gabelko, N. (2001). Multi-Year Persistence of Nontraditional Students in an Academic Talent Development Program. The Journal of Secondary Gifted Education, 12, 80-89.

    Mayfield, D. & Szarko, J. (2000). Multidisciplinary Committees: Providing Support to Students with Autism, Their Parents, and Teachers. Presentation at the TEACCH International Inservice, Chapel Hill, NC.

     

    School Psychology Awareness Week 2014

    Strive. Grow. Thrive!

    Focus: Engaging students at all levels of development to meet challenges, build new skills, and become thriving members of a thriving school community.

    November 10-14, 2014

     

  • Dr. Julia Szarko
     
    Nationally Certified School Psychologist

    Cold Spring Elementary M/W/Th (267-893-3808)

    Buckingham Elementary T/F (267-893-4210)

    jszarko@cbsd.org