It is important that parents / Carers understand the reasons for making the request. We can only work with the child / young person with parent / carer understanding and consent.
The Educational Psychologist / Specialist Learning Support Teacher / Clinical Psychologist may:
- Talk to your child's teacher and other people who know your child well
- Observe your child in class
- Work with your child to complete some individual assessments
I agree to this request for support by the Educational Psychology and Specialist Support Service. The contents of this form have been discussed with me.
I understand that i will be notified of the date of the appointmnt, I will have the opportunity to meet the professional and that i will receive written feedback about the outcomes of the consultation / assessment / intervention.
I understand that information from the consultation / assessment may also be shared or discussed with other professional services if that is in the best interests of my child, and will be stored securely for future reference.
Where child has sufficient understanding: