Dr. Sara Rich

Dr. Sara Rich, a Licensed Health Service Psychologist and Nationally Certified School Psychologist, is a clinical assistant professor of OSU-Center for Health Sciences’ Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine. Dr. Rich also serves as Co-Director of the OSU BRIDGE Center. Dr. Rich has expertise in contextual implementation of MTSS across a variety of urban, suburban, and rural settings as a direct provider of services, trainer, and consultant. Currently, she serves as an evaluator for a federally funded Mental Health Service Professional Demonstration Grant and provides direct consultation to Oklahoma’s second largest school district on their initiative to implement MTSS. Dr. Rich also has extensive experience with special education services for students with and at-risk for disabilities. As a district level school psychologist, she facilitated the special education and pre-referral process at all her assigned sites. In her current role, Dr. Rich provides evaluations of children for social, emotional, behavioral, and academic concerns through the OSU Behavioral Medicine Clinic and works with families to navigate appropriate services for children within school and community settings.