• When to contact the school counselor

    If you would like to make a counseling referral for your child, please call, email, or click here to complete an online form.

    A parent can contact the school counelor for the following reasons

    • Behavioral Concerns
    • Academic Achievement
    • Transition to a new school
    • Crisis Situations
    • Family Transitions
    • Divorce, Remarriage, Change in family dynamics
    • Birth, adoption, or fostering of a new sibling
    • Death of a family member, friend, or pet
    • Parenting help
    • Outside counseling or community resources
    • Anytime you feel I can help!

    How does a student see the counselor individually or in small group?

    • Self-referral by the student
    • Referral by the family
    • Referral by a teacher or other staff member

    What do students talk about with the counselor?

    • Friendship / Understanding Others
    • Decision Making / Problem Solving
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Feelings / Wellness
    • School Problems / Study Skills
    • Grief/Loss
    • Self Concept

    What are possible small group topics for students?

    • Anger Management
    • Children of Divorce/Separation
    • Grief/Loss
    • Social Skills
    • Making Good Choices

     

    How can the counselor work with parents?

    • Meet with parents concerning their child
    • Inform parents of situations or behaviors that may concern their child
    • Obtain parental consent before proceeding with on-going counseling
    • Offer workshops of interest to parents
    • Provide information about community resources