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Bob Trant

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Tufts University
Department of Education
Paige Hall
Medford, MA 02155


Bob Trant

Part Time Lecturer

Ph.D. Northeastern University
C.A.G.S. University of Massachusetts
B.A. University of Massachusetts

Bob is a practicing school psychologist in the Swampscott Public Schools, where he has been a host practitioner for many school psychology and counseling students from local programs. Besides Tufts, he has taught in the school psychology programs at Northeastern University and William James College, and has also run professional supervision groups for practitioners seeking the Licensed Educational Psychologist credential. Bob has long been active in state and national professional associations, and is the current Massachusetts School Psychologists Association (MSPA) Mental Health Committee co-chair, and liaison to the Children’s Mental Health Task Force hosted by the Massachusetts Medical Society. He has served as president of MSPA, and has written articles for the MSPA newsletter, and authored a popular section of an online course, The Ethical Practitioner. He is a recipient of the MSPA School Psychologist of the Year award. Bob has also served two terms as the Massachusetts delegate to the National Association of School Psychologists and has presented at the NASP annual convention.

Courses Taught: Practicum Seminar and Developmental Psychopathology