About

Dr. Kimberley Palmiotto, or Dr. Kim as the kids know her, is a Licensed Educational Psychologist and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor.  Dr. Palmiotto's 20+ years of experience includes teaching, counseling, psychological assessment, educational intervention, school neuropsychology and art therapy.  Dr. Palmiotto has worked in both private and public school setting with children and adloecensts from preschool through college.  A special focus to whole child assessment and intervention is made in her practice.  

Dr. Palmiotto is a part of a number of different professional organizations.  Dr. Palmiotto has been a guest speaker and presenter at a number of workshops and trainings throughout the United States.  In addition, she is a published author with publications in the professional journal,  the National Association for School Psychologists journal and special works focused on various topics including:  expressive therapies in school mental health, children's books, and early childhood emotional regulation curriclum.  

Dr. Palmiotto works as a practicing practitioner in both Maryland and California and travels for teacher and parent trainings throughout the school year.  She is married with 4 beautiful daughters and has used many of these parenting opportunities to enhhance her work with children and families.

SPECIALIZED TRAINING
BICM (Behavior Intervention Case Manager)Orange County Dept. of Ed, 2000
PENT CADRE Orange County, 2003
School Neuropsychology  Texas Women’s University, 2003
ADOS (Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule), Newport Beach, 2009
LindaMood Bell LIPS Anaheim, 2011
Mental Health Training of Trainers, OCDE, 2012
Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Alliant University, 2013
PrePare Crisis Training January 2017


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Professional Member:
American Board of School Neuropsychology (ABSNP) - Diplomate
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
American Art Therapy Association (AATA)