Services
  • HOW CAN COUNSELORS HELP MY CHILD?

     

    School Counselors provide a variety of services within their school's comprehensive, developmental counseling program. Counselors implement the counseling program by providing:

     

     School Counseling Core Curriculum Lessons (Classroom Guidance)

    • Academic support, including organizational, study and test-taking skills
    • Goal setting and decision-making
    • Career awareness, exploration and planning
    • Education on understanding self and others, peer relationships, coping strategies and effective social skills
    • Communication, problem-solving and conflict resolution
    • Substance abuse education
    • Multicultural/diversity awareness

     

    Individual Student Planning and Small Groups

    • Academic planning
    • Goal setting/decision- making
    • Education on understanding of self, including strengths and weaknesses
    • Transition plans

     

    Responsive Services/ Crisis Intervention

    • Individual and small-group counseling
    • Individual/family/school crisis intervention
    • Conflict resolution
    • Consultation/collaboration
    • Referrals

     

    School counselors collaborate with others such as:

     

    Parents

    • Parent education
    • Communication/networking
    • Academic planning
    • College/career awareness programs
    • One-on-one parent conferencing
    • Interpretation of assessment results

     

     Teachers

    • Classroom guidance activities
    • Academic support, including learning style assessment and education to help students succeed academically
    • Classroom speakers
    • At-risk student identification and implementation of interventions to enhance success

     

    Administrators

    • School climate
    • Behavioral management plans
    • School-wide needs assessments
    • Student data and results
    • Student assistance team building

     

    Community Resources

    • College admissions representatives
    • Health and social service agencies
    • Mental health providers

     

  • WHO IS MY CHILD'S COUNSELOR?  HOW CAN I CONTACT THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR?

     

    There are a variety of ways to get into contact with your child's counselor:

    • Telephone call (see the contact list on this page)
    • E-mail
    • Visiting the school
    • Sending a note with your child
    • Participating in events sponsored by the Guidance and Counseling Department

2017-2018 School Counselor Listing

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