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Paramus School District

Student Support Services

Special Services Paramus Public Schools

The Department of Student Personnel Services serves children with special needs and their parents through individual special education programs. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive framework of services for children with special needs.

Contact Our Special Education Team

We welcome your questions. Please email a member of our team or call the office at (201) 261.7800 followed by the extension.

Margaret Damiano
Supervisor of Student Services
Ext: 3020
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Betty Herlinsky
Secretary
Ext: 3020
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Joanne Cangiamila
Office Assistant
Ext: 3021
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Kathy Riebesell
Office Assistant
Ext: 3023
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Case Managers

Juliana Barbaro
School Psychologist
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Jara Beagelman
Social Worker
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Lacie Callari
BCBA
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Juan Castro
BCBA
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Michelle DeRosa
School Psychologist
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Mary Duffy
Social Worker
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Vana Ekmekjian
Social Worker
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Jenna Esdale
LDT-C
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Stefanie Fauchere
School Psychologist
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Denise Galianos
School Psychologist
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Nikki Licata
LDT-C
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Gina Mariano
LDT-C
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Melissa Meyers
School Psychologist
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Jamie Mormino
MEM
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Roxane Noblett
School Psychologist
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Meghan O’Hara
LDT-C
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Jeannette Reilly
RBT
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Lindsay Roth
Social Worker
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Heather Russo
Social Worker
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Mini Samuel
Social Worker
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Raymond Vazquez
BCaBA
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Eileen Purtill
School Psychologist
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Our Services

Students work on projectsLearn more about our comprehensive framework of services for children with special needs.

The Child Study Team
Resource Room Support and Replacement
In-Class Support Resources
General Education
Self-Contained Classes
Autism Program
Preschool Disabilities Program
LEAP
Career Builders
Home Instruction
Related Services
CASS
Sage Thrive Program at Paramus High School
CarePlus Partnership
Students create group projects together