Dr. Tamara J. Arthaud


Counseling Leadership and Special Ed
Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, Psychological and Cultural Studies, 1998, University of Nebraska
  • MEd, Special Education: Behavioral Disorders, 1983, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • BSED, Special Education (BD) & Elementary Education, 1980, University of Missouri-Columbia


  • Special Education Assessment
  • Special Education Methods: Learning Disabilities/Behavior Disorders
  • Effective Practices (Reading and Math Special Education Methods)

Research and professional interests

  • Assessment methodology (norm-referenced and curriculum-based assessment practices)
  • Diagnostic assessment of disabilities
  • Literacy methods
  • Methods of teaching students with learning disabilities
  • Methods of teaching students with behavioral disorders

Additional resources