Degrees and Certifications:
M.Ed. in School Counseling PREK-12 from GMU
Ms. Courtney Goodwin
Ms. Goodwin is thrilled to be working at River Bend as the 7th Grade Counselor this year. Ms. Goodwin grew up in Sterling Park and graduated from Park View High School. Ms. Goodwin has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Communication from George Mason University (GMU) and a Masters of Education degree from GMU with a focus on Counseling and Development. In her free time she loves spending time with her friends and family and her dog. She also enjoys music, travel, art, and basketball.
As a school counselor, Ms. Goodwin will support students’ academic, social/emotional, and career development through classroom counseling lessons, small group counseling and individual counseling. She is here to help students develop skills and strategies to be successful in school, at home, and in their community. Ms. Goodwin believes in helping students become competent in responsible decision making, relationship skills, self-management, self-awareness, and social awareness. Additionally, she will also facilitate parent/teacher conferences when needed.