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Discuss special concerns and particular benefits of Psychologist Working in Schools. How likely are clients to utilize such services, in your opinion? Why?

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One area that could be of concern for psychologist working in the school setting is having consent from each student's parents in order to work with that specific student. There could be compromising issues when dealing with a large group of students in a school setting; however, the benefits would greatly outweigh any of concerns. School psychologists works in the school setting to help those children with emotional and social issues as well as those with academic issues. School psychologists work with teachers, students, and the parents, to encourage an environment that is conducive of healthy learning, with a focus on the specific needs of the children (1).

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Discusses the possible benefits of having a psychologist in schools. References included.