By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A local psychologist has been named the Pennsylvania School Psychologist of the Year.

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Isaac Tarbell is the Pittsburgh Public Schools Supervisor of Psychological Services.

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During his tenure, the district has boosted the number of psychologists by 50%.

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The district has also put a greater emphasis on “Prevention and Intervention” efforts among students.