Elementary Counselling Services

Service Description:

  • Elementary school-based counselling, consultation, co-ordination and education
  • Direct counselling support to students with significant social/emotional needs
  • Liaison with parents and community agencies
  • Coordinate implementation of child abuse prevention and social skills development programs
  • Consultation with school staff regarding students with social/emotional needs
  • Support to school staff

Target Population:

  • Students, their families and school staff
  • Students identified as having moderate/severe behaviour disorders

How to Access Service:

  • Needs are discussed at School Based Team meetings
  • Referral made in writing
  • Parental consent in writing Counsellor may make arrangements with administrator and/or classroom teachers to do class lessons