Written Answers. - Psychological Service.

Jim Higgins

Question:

1015 Mr. Higgins (Mayo) asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of educational psychologists employed by his Department who are available for primary school pupils in County Mayo. [19811/00]

There is one educational psychologist from the National Educational Psychological Service currently available to provide a psychological service to certain primary schools in County Mayo. All post-primary schools have access to the service.