The Role of an Elementary Counselor


    *Provides individual student support.

    * Develops and provides small Guidance Groups- to enhance development   

       of social and /or coping skills.

    * Delivers developmental Guidance Lessons for each grade level in accordance with

       the GVSD Guidance Curriculum.

    * Consultation with Parents, Teachers, and Staff.

    * Crisis Intervention.

    * Student Behavioral Support. 

    * Career Education.

    * 504 Building Facilitator.

    * Participation in the Gifted Screening Process.

    * Child Study Team Member.

    * Student Assistance Team Member

    * Coordinator of Functional Behavioral Assessment Team. 

    * Assists with Student Transitions.

    * Coordinates efforts with other school specialists

    *Coordinates referrals to outside agencies and community supports.