Maryland School 
 Psychologists' Association

MSPA: Promoting the learning of all Maryland school children


Happenings Around the State

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) 

Out of the Darkness walks are occurring all around Maryland.

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There are approximately one million suicide attempts in the US alone each year

Every 40 seconds someone in the world dies by suicide.

AFSP has committed to decreasing suicide rates by 20% by the year 2025 

Look who's walking! Join us!

Prince George's County School Psychologists' Association (PGCSPA) is participating on 9/10/16.   

Register here

Montgomery County School Psychologist Association (MCSPA) is participating on 9/18/16. 

Register here 

School Psychologists' Association of Anne Arundel County (SPAAAC) is participating on 9/24/16.  

Register here

Baltimore City Association of School Psychologists (BCASP) is participating on 11/5/16. 

Register here


SPAW 2016 T-Shirts!

NASP's School Psychology Awareness Week is November 14 - 18, 2016

This year's theme is:

Small Steps Change Lives

Focus on how small steps can build greater successes for students and help them thrive

SPAW T-shirts are for sale ONLINE, with pick-up at the Fall Conference!

Cost: $15

All proceeds benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

Order Here!

Membership News!

Dues notices have gone out via email.

Members can renew now

by logging in Here!

If you were a member in the past but did not renew last year, your account has been suspended. Log in to your account and REJOIN.

Contact Laura Veon if you have questions. 

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The Summer issue of the Protocol is now available online.

Special Topic:

LGBTQ & School Supports

Access it here!

Upcoming Conferences

20 Sep 2016 (EDT) • Purchase online, pick up at the Fall Conference
21 Oct 2016 8:00 AM (EDT) • Martin's West, 6817 Dogwood Road, Windsor Mill, MD 21244

Other Activities

20 Sep 2016 (EDT) • Purchase online, pick up at the Fall Conference
14 Oct 2016 1:00 PM (EDT) • Frederick County Public Schools 191 South East St., Frederick, MD 21701
04 Nov 2016 1:00 PM (EDT) • Baltimore, MD
02 Dec 2016 1:00 PM (EST) • Carroll County, MD
12 Jan 2017 1:00 PM (EST) • MSEA, 140 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401

Look What's Coming! 

Spring 2017 Conference

Friday, April 21, 2017

Dr. Samuel Ortiz 

“English Language Learners: Assessment and Intervention” 


Summer Institute 2017

June 20-22, 2017

Atlantic Sands Hotel & Conference Center

Rehoboth Beach, DE

To reserve your overnight accommodations for the Summer Institute, please contact the Atlantic Sands and refer to the MSPA room block #8214.  The room block is valid June 18-24th.

Vision: All students will thrive in school, at home, and throughout their lives.

Mission: MSPA promotes and advocates for best practices in school psychology to improve learning, behavior, and mental health for all students, families, and schools.

Direct website related questions to Direct other questions to the appropriate board member at Executive Board or Officers.

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