The Lower School Psychologist, Dr. Timothy Elchert, is a resource for both students and their parents. A licensed psychologist, Dr. Elchert works with students to reach their academic and social-emotional potential. His interests include social-emotional development of children, building resilience, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Elchert earned a B.A. from Macalester College, an M.A. in counseling and psychological services from St. Mary's Graduate School, and a Ph.D. in school psychology from the University of Iowa. He is a member of the National Association of School Psychologists.