Laura Lopach, Ph.D., is a school psychologist in Granite District in Salt Lake City, Utah, and a certified behavior analyst. She is a member of the district autism team and oversees districtwide autism assessment and eligibility determination. She earned her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Utah in 2016 and her M.A. in School Psychology from the University of Montana in 2012. She has years of experience providing comprehensive services to children and adults with behavioral, social, and emotional challenges and their families. She has provided evidence-based intervention services in home, school, and residential treatment settings. Her research interests include identifying effective and practical interventions to support learning and prosocial behavior.
Universal tools to craft the climate and culture of the whole school.
Tools to help teachers make a positive impact with all of their students.
Individualized interventions to support students with the greatest need.
Tools to develop and enhance explicit instruction across the curriculum and intervention programs to improve reading achievement.