Kristi Kafka

Nationally Certified School Psychologist




Professional & Educational Websites

South Dakota Association of School Psychologists -

National Association of School Psychologists -

Learning Disabilities Online -

Reading Rockets -

WebMD for medical and prescription drug information -



"You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with the best you have to give." Eleanor Roosevelt

"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."  Anais Nin

"Everything that is visible hides something that is invisible."  Rene' Magritte

"Look for what you don't see."  Rashid Elisha

"The eyes are the windows to the soul."  Karsh of Ottawa

"When you come to the crossroad and you're deciding in the dark, you've got to listen to the whisper in your heart."  White Bison video

"Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently."  Thomas Jefferson

"We must become the change we want to see."  Mahatma Gandhi

"Only if we are rich in grace ourselves, can we spread it around us, for we cannot give what we do not have."  St. Gianna Beretta Molla

"Excellence is an art won by training and habituation.  We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." Aristotle

"From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.  Arthur Ashe

"Character is doing what is right when nobody is looking."  J.C. Watts, Jr.

"Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.  James Michener

“Whatever you do, be intentional.”  Dr. Frank Main

“If you don’t like what you are getting, take a look at what you are giving.”  Dr. Ruth Johnson

"Let us be a blessing to each other, not a burden."  Ann F.M.

"We are, of course, a nation of differences.  These differences don't make us weak.  They are the source of our strength."  Jimmy Carter

"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless."  Mother Teresa

"The language of friendship is not words but meaning."  Henry David Thoreau

"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase." Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Be miserable.  Or motivate yourself.  Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice."  Wayne Dyer

"Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right thing."  Peter F. Drucker

"Things do not change; we change."  Henry David Thoreau