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Dr. Jim Russell

Dr. Jim Russell (a.k.a. Dr. Jim) is a certified psychological examiner with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, a National Certified Counselor, and he is a member of the American Counseling Association. He is licensed to practice as a Counselor in Missouri.

Psychoeducational testing is a good way to find a person’s strengths and weaknesses. Sometimes the person has a learning disability or attentional issues (e.g., ADD or ADHD) that interfere with academic success. Dr. Jim has over 25 years of experience doing Psychoeducation evaluations for children, adolescents, and adults… One of his passions is helping Twice-Exceptional learners (e.g., being gifted and also having a learning disability) to be successful.

Dr. Jim lives in Webster Groves Missouri, where he continues to marvel at how wonderful human beings can be—when they try.

Missouri Mental Health Counseling Association
2019 Annual Conference
SEPTEMBER 26-28, 2019

Keynote Speaker
Jim Russell Ph.D., N.C.C., L.L.C.
Chairperson of Neurodevelopmental Health Committee
The Twice-exceptional (2e) person (Gifted/Learning Disabilities) is
misunderstood from childhood
through adulthood.


Dr Jim Russell at TEDX
The Twice Exceptional Child | Jim Russell Ph.D., N.C.C., L.P.C.
The Twice Exceptional Child
This presentation will provide a description of the twice-exceptional (2e) person from childhood through adulthood. The main points covered during the presentation will be the cognitive and emotional difficulties experienced by the person, the identification process, how the “Average Person Standard” may affect eligibility for accommodations, and transitioning into college when a person has dyslexia. Dr. Russell has studied, lectured, and counseled (2e) people for more than twenty five years, he is a leading expert in this area, so don’t miss this informative workshop.