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Margaret Dawson, EdD, NCSP


Peg Dawson, EdD, NCSP, is a school psychologist and for over 20 years has worked at the Center for Learning and Attention Disorders in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, where she specializes in the assessment of children and adults with learning and attention disorders. She is co-author of the bestselling books on executive dysfunction, Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents: 2nd Edition (Guilford, 2010), Smart but Scattered (Guilford, 2009) and Smart but Scattered Teens (Guilford, 2013).

Peg is a past editor of Communiqué, the newsletter of the National Association of School Psychologists, and has published numerous articles and book chapters on a variety of topics, including retention, ability grouping, reading disorders, attention disorders, the sleep problems of adolescents, the use of interviews in the assessment process, and homework.

Peg has many years of organizational experience at the state, national and international levels and served in many capacities, including president of the New Hampshire Association of School Psychologists, the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and the International School Psychology Association.She has also participated in many of NASP’s leadership initiatives, including the Futures Conference and the development of both the second and third Blueprint for the Training and Practice of School Psychology. She is the 2006 recipient of NASP’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Peg received her doctorate in school/child clinical psychology from the University of Virginia.

 

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Margaret (Peg) Dawson has an employment relationship with Seacoast Mental Health Center. She receives a speaking honorarium, book royalties, and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. Dr. Dawson is a published author and receives royalties. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Margaret (Peg) Dawson has no relevant non-financial relationships.

Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents, Third Edition

A Practical Guide to Assessment and Intervention

Author:
Margaret Dawson, EdD, NCSP |  Richard Guare, PhD, D-BCBA
Copyright:
2020
Publication Date:
Jun 08, 2018
Product Code:
SAM010890
Media Type:
Book
Price:
$42.00 - Standard

Smart but Scattered


Author:
Margaret Dawson, EdD, NCSP |  Richard Guare, PhD, D-BCBA
Copyright:
2020
Publication Date:
Jan 01, 2008
Product Code:
SAM041455
Media Type:
Book
Price:
$17.95 - Standard

The Work-Smart Academic Planner: Write It Down, Get It Done


Author:
Richard Guare, PhD, D-BCBA |  Margaret Dawson, EdD, NCSP
Copyright:
2017
Publication Date:
Feb 16, 2017
Product Code:
SAM083890
Media Type:
Book
Price:
$16.50 - Standard

Smart But Scattered Teens

The "Executive Skills" Program for Helping Teens Reach Their Potential

Author:
Margaret Dawson, EdD, NCSP |  Richard Guare, PhD, D-BCBA |  Colin Guare
Copyright:
2020
Publication Date:
Jan 01, 2013
Product Code:
SAM045350
Media Type:
Book
Price:
$17.95 - Standard

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