• What Does a School Counselor Do?
     
    The School Counseling Program provides classroom lessons, group counseling, individual counseling and parent consultations.  Group counseling consists of many different themes that are offered to the students.   Those themes are (but not limited to):
    • Changing families: separation, divorce and stepfamilies
    • Social Skills: making and/or keeping friends
    • Grieving: loss of a loved one
    • Coping skills: serious illness or disability in the family
    • Study skills
    • Self-Esteem
    • Anger Management
    • Academic Self-Improvement
    • Stress and Anxiety Assistance
     How is a Student Referred to the School Counselor?
    • Self-referral
    • Teacher, administrator or staff
    • Parent referral
    • Counselor observation
    Why do Parents Contact a School Counselor?
    • Academic achievement
    • New school registration, orientation and transition
    • Test Interpretation
    • Special needs of students
    • Student crisis situations
    • Family transitions
    • Higher education issues