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Elementary School Counseling

What is a School Counselor | What Does a School Counselor Do | Meet the Elementary Counselors | Elementary Curriculum | Parent Programs & Resources

What is a School Counselor?

According to the American School Counseling Association, “School counselors are certified educators who improve student success for ALL students by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program. School counselors work to maximize student success, promoting access and equity for all students.” As vital members of the school mental health team, school counselors create a school culture of success for all.

What does a School Counselor do?

  • K-5 Developmental Counseling Lessons
  • Small Group Counseling
  • Short-term Individual Counseling
  • Support in crisis situations
  • Parent/teacher/administrator collaboration & consultation
  • Coordinate parenting programs

Meet the Elementary Counselors

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Elementary Curriculum

K-2 Curriculum

3-5 Curriculum

Office of Counseling & Mental Health

Tricia Doyle
Director of Counseling & Mental Health Services

Phone: 518 785-8591 x 3124

91 Fiddlers Lane
Latham, NY 12110

North Colonie Central Schools Comprehensive School Counseling Plan