School Counselor

Mrs. Cogan

Mrs. Cogan


Dear Parents, by reading the information below, you will discover how the school counselor helps children at Clinton Elementary School.

DID YOU KNOW…

That Elementary School Guidance Counselors help all children to feel better about themselves so they want to learn.

DID YOU KNOW THAT MY COUNSELOR…

Does activities in my classroom?
Talks with me when I am happy?
Talks with me when I am sad?
Talks with me about my school work?
Talks with me about myself and others?
Talks with kids’ moms and dads?
Helps groups of boys and girls?
Lets me visit her in her office if I need to?
Has lunch with me?

THERE ARE LOTS OF WAYS TO SEE THE COUNSELOR…

I can ask to go to her office.
My teacher can send me.
Mom or dad can ask that I go.
The counselor can invite me.

DID YOU KNOW THAT MY SCHOOL COUNSEOR CAN HELP ME WITH…
Learning in school?
Making friends?
Adjusting to family changes?
Self-Esteem building?
Handling anger?
Decision making?
Study Skills?
Handling peer pressure?
Developing self-confidence?
Conflict Resolution?
Learning coping skills?

THERE ARE MANY THINGS TO DO IN MY COUNSELORS OFFICE…

I can talk about things that are important to me.
I can share my feelings.
I can read a book or play a game.
I can talk with other children.
I can work on projects to make me feel more successful and confident.
I can just sit and think if I want to.

DID YOU KNOW THAT MY SCHOOL COUNSELOR TALKS TO MY TEACHER AND MY PARENTS ABOUT...

How I get along with my classmates?
How I am doing with my school work?
Me as a very special person?

MY SCHOOL COUNSELOR IS:

MRS. VICTORIA COGAN

426-2181


IN ANY COUNSELING SITUATION, CONFIDENTIALITY IS MAINTAINED UNLESS:

IN CASES OF SUSPECTED ABUSE OR NEGLECT.
IF A CHILD POSES DANGER TO SELF OR OTHERS.
THE CHILD AND/OR PARENT/GUARDIAN GIVES PERMISSION TO SHARE INFORMATION.



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