• What does the School Counselor do?

    Elementary School Counseling Programs provide

    Individual Planning

    System Support
    Guidance Curriculum

    Responsive Services

    Guidance Curriculum

    • Academic support
    • Goal setting and decision-making
    • Career awareness and planning
    • Education on Peer relationships and effective social skills
    • Communication and conflict resolution
    • Substance abuse education
    • Multicultural/diversity awareness

    Individual Student Planning

    • Academic planning (504, Behavioral Plans, etc.)
    • Goal setting and decision- making
    • Education on understanding of self, including strengths and weaknesses
    • Transition plans (from grade levels, into middle school, and other life changing events)

    Responsive Services

    • Individual and small-group counseling
    • Individual, family, and school crisis intervention
    • Conflict resolution
    • RtI (Response to Intervention)
    • Consultation and collaboration
    • Referrals

    System Support

    • Professional development
    • Consultation, collaboration, and teaming
    • Program management
Last Modified on September 3, 2014