#psychedpodcast is so excited to be speaking with Dr. McClure about Social Emotional Learning!
Dr. Byron McClure is a National Certified School Psychologist. He received his B.S in Psychology from Hampton University and he received his Specialist in School Psychology (S.S.P) degree from Abilene Christian University. Dr. McClure is a recent graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. His doctoral dissertation was an investigation of CASEL SELect programs with minority students from high-poverty communities. He has over six years of practical experience providing psychological services, therapeutic support, and consultative services in a school setting. He is currently licensed to provide psychological services within the school setting in the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Dr. McClure also has expertise administering psychological assessments, functional behavior assessments, and developing behavior intervention plans. Further, he has experience working with children who have attention deficit disorders, emotional and conduct problems, executive functioning deficits, learning disabilities, autism, and social-emotional distress. He has served as a PBIS coach and 504 facilitator for the past six years. He has provided consultative services to school teams and administrators to address a range of topics such as; school climate, school discipline, disproportionate discipline practices, and school-wide behavior expectations.