Katie Eklund

Katie Eklund - (Affiliate)
University of Arizona
PhD in Counseling, Clinical, & School Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2011
Classroom climate
School-based prevention of behavioral and emotional problems

Dr. Katie Eklund received her doctorate in Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara and her Masters degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan. Dr. Eklund has worked in public education for the last 14 years as a school administrator, school psychologist, and school social worker. Dr. Eklund has co-authored a number of publications on universal screening for behavioral and emotional concerns and school climate. Dr. Eklund's broad research interests include early identification and intervention for childhood behavioral and emotional concerns, positive psychology, school climate, and school safety. Dr. Eklund's teaching interests are in the areas of school-based academic and behavioral interventions, crisis intervention, cultural competency, child and adolescent psychotherapy, and problem solving and consultation.


  • The SSSP Board Meeting during the NASP Convention will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 12 to 4 at Swissotel (connected to the Hyatt) MT069.
  • The SSSP Members' Meeting and Reception will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 5 to 7 at Maggiano’s Downtown Chicago, 516 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654.