• Welcome to the Special Education Department
     
    We would like to extend a warm welcome to all of our families whose children are provided with specialized support services.
     
    If you are new to our district and need information regarding Special Education services, you may contact the school your student will be attending or contact the Special Education Department at the District Office. Please be prepared to provide us with your student's most recent evaluation(s) and Individual Education Plan (IEP) to help the transition process go smoothly. 
     
    Special Education Services include the following:
    • School Psychologists
    • Speech/Language Pathologists
    • Occupational Therapists
    • School Nurses and Health Aides
    • Behavior Specialists
    • Instructional Aides 
    • Collaboration and partnerships with Monterey County Office of Education Special Education Department and Services (Monterey County SELPA), Monterey Peninsula Unified School District, and Pacific Grove Unified School District. 
     
    MCOE SELPA Procedural Safeguards for Parents and Children with IEPs
     

    CONTACT
     
    Casey O'Brien
    Chief Student Services Officer
    Casey O'Brien
    cobrien@carmelunified.org
    Ph: 831 624-1546 x2010
    Fax: 831 620-1052

    Sharon Setliff
    Administrative Assistant
    ssetliff@carmelunified.org
    Phone: 831 624-1546 x2011
    Fax: 831 620-1052
      
    School Psychologists:
     
    Cait Conheim
    Carmel Child Development Center
    Tularcitos
    Carmel Middle
    cconheim@carmelunified.org
    Phone: 831 624-1546 x2012
    Fax: 831 620-1052
     
    Karen Neville
    Captain Cooper
    Carmel River
    Carmel High
    Phone: 831 624-1546 x2013
    Fax: 831 620-1052