OCD and Tic Disorders: Relevance for School Psychologists

This session is from the NASP 2022 Annual Convention

  • PMD: 4,6
  • Skill Level: Intermediate

Learner Objectives

This session will help participants…

  1. learn about the etiology of OCD and Tic Disorders and their behavioral markers;
  2. understand the impact of OCD and Tic Disorders on learning and behavior;
  3. and gain an understanding of consultation, counseling, and behavioral interventions for students with OCD and Tic Disorders.


This presentation will inform practice by discussing the etiology and behavioral manifestations of OCD and tic disorders, comorbities, and the implication for learning and classroom behavior. The presentation will review assessment tools as well as consultative, behavioral, and counseling interventions for students.



Virginia Gallup Larsen, Loudoun County Public Schools


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