Clearmount Guidance

CLEARMOUNT SCHOOL COUNSELING

What Does a School Counselor Do?

  • Works with all students
  • Helps students develop socially, emotionally and academically
  • Connects with students through individual counseling, small group counseling and classroom guidance lessons 
  • Promotes individual differences among students
  • Works in collaboration and consultation with parents, teachers and administrators
  • Provides families with support and assistance as needed
Students and parents are ensured confidentiality.  That is, all conversations will stay between the student and I.  Exceptions to this confidentiality include: a student is in danger of harming himself/herself, a student is in danger of harming someone else, a student reports abuse or neglect, or when a judge orders disclosure of information.  

Why Contact The School Counselor?

  • Concerns over student behavior 
  • Concerns over student achievement
  • Friendship/Peer Relations
  • Anxiety/Stress
  • Self-Esteem
  • Grief/Loss
  • Life Changes
  • Discussing special needs of their child
  • Family difficulties or concerns
  • Family health problems
  • Early discussion of potential crisis
How does a parent contact the school counselor?
 
Parents can call the school counselor at any time for a phone conference or to set up a school visit.  Parents can also reach the counselor through email. 
 
How does a student see the school counselor? 
  • Self-Referral
  • Parent referral
  • Teacher or staff referral
  • Administration referral
  • Referral by friend(s)
  • Request of the counselor 
 
Resources for Parents
Stark Help Central
K-2 SCHOOL COUNSELOR
Nicole Wadkins
School Counselor
330-497-5640 ext. 1403
 
 
 
 
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