Roles and Responsibilities:
-Providing developmentally appropriate individual, small group, and classroom lessons for students to address peer interactions, self-esteem, emotional regulation, family relationships, and behavior difficulties that may be impacting academic growth.
-Providing parents and caregivers with community resource information to address outside needs such as family or individual counseling.
-Collaborating with the Student Support Team (SST), a group of professionals that reviews, develops and helps to implement appropriate interventions for higher-risk students.
-Assisting with IEP (individual educational plan) implementation and coordinating counseling services recommended.
-Assisting in the planning and carrying out of the school-wide behavioral expectations program (P.A.W.S.)