April is Child Abuse Awareness Month
Reports of child abuse and neglect can be made in person or by telephone to the Stafford County Department of Social Services at (540) 658-8720 or Toll Free (800) 552-7096/ 24 hours a day.
Current Group Offerings
We are currently offering the following small group opportunities for students:
(Grades K-2): "Cool Cats": This group will focus on developing strategies for managing feelings and impulse control.
(Grades 3-5): "Family Changes": This group is designed for students who have had a recent parent separation or divorce.
If you would like your child included in either of the groups listed above, please contact Laura Hoover at firstname.lastname@example.org by January 8th. All groups will take place during the regular school day, once per week for 6 weeks and each meeting will last for approximately 30 minutes.
Separation Anxiety- What to do
Do you have a timid Bobcat at home? Nervousness and excitement are to be expected at the beginning of each new school year, especially for our youngest students. Crying and holding on to parents can extend into the first couple weeks of school. It's okay! Here are a couple of things to keep in mind:
September is Attendance Awareness Month
While cleaning out your closets...
If you happen to find any toys or items that would make good "prizes" for students in our incentive programs or attendance program, we would LOVE any donations! You can drop off any items in the main office to be given to the counseling department. Thank you!
Awareness Calendar 2014-2015
SCPS Counseling Program Parent Notification
MBES Counseling Philosophy Stmt
County Tutor List from PRC
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