Our Mission

The Mission of the Illinois School Psychologists Association is to serve the educational and mental health interests of all children by promoting:

  • The rights of all children, youth, and their families for healthy development and optimal educational attainment
  • The highest standards for competent and ethical school psychological services (model standards of training, credentialing, service, and practice)
  • The advancement of the profession of school psychology.
  • The maintenance of an organizational structure that assures a sound, dynamic, and member responsive organization.

Presidential Perspective - Daphne Perry

How quickly a year goes!  For those of you who were victims of the polar vortex this year, those additional snow days tacked on to the end of your year may not allow you to feel that way, but from an ISPA perspective, I can say that this year has flown by!  

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ISPA membership provides many benefits to school psychologists; school psychology educators, interns and graduate students; retired school psychologists; and others committed to the social, emotional and academic development of students.

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