The Counseling Center Services
Role of the Counselor
- Assist with transitions
- Academic advisement
- Career planning
- Remove learning barriers
- Teach students self-help skills
- Work with all school personnel
- Liaison between parents and the school
- Be a community resource
- Encourage positive self-esteem of ALL students
- Be an advocate for ALL students
- Teach respect, responsibility and resiliency to ALL students
School Counselor Focus:Academic:
School Counselors help students acquire attitudes, knowledge, and skills that contribute to effective learning in school and throughout their future, as well as provide support for academic planning.
School counselors help students learn how to investigate the world of work, develop employment strategies, make effective career decisions, and learn strategies for future career success and satisfaction.
School counselors help students learn effective interpersonal skills, how to understand and respect themselves and others, and how to set and achieve personal goals
What we do:
According to ASCA, Counselors “help all students in the areas of academic achievement, personal/social development and career development, ensuring today’s students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow”.
Help children succeed academically, socially and emotionally. They collaborate with educators, parents and other professionals to create a supportive learning environment for all students.
Provides social, emotional, behavioral, and adaptive functioning support to the child, the child’s family and the school with a full team approach linking community, school and family.