School counselors provide services to students in elementary, middle and high schools aimed at promoting the highest level of student achievement (defined broadly) through growth in academic, social/emotional and career domains. Read the School Counselor K-12 Job Description...
President Annette Blake with President-elect Paula Frank at the American School Counselor Association annual conference.
NHSCA hosted a webinar with
Dr. Louise Morin-Davy, Director of Child,Adolescent and Family Services at the Center of Life Management (CLM) in Derry.
Here is the link to download the webinar:
NHSCA Webinar Engaging Families with Behavioral Challenges: Strategies For Collaborating School and Community Resources.wmv
is a division of the American School Counselor Association and represents over 400 of N.H.'s professional school counselors.
The mission of the New Hampshire School Counselor Association is to actively promote standards of excellence in professional school counseling by:
In New Hampshire, all school counselors at every educational level (elementary, middle/junior and secondary) are required to have a Master's Degree specializing inGuidance and Counseling.
All counselors must be certified by the State Department of Education. Certification is renewed on a three-year basis and continuing education is required
You are invited to join school counselors in Nashua to attend a "Children and Trauma" workshop. Presented by Linda Douglas, Trauma Specialist at the NH Coalition about Domestic and Sexual Violence, this workshop will address the impact of trauma on brain development and school performance. Details on our Event Calendar above.
Congratulations to Malia King, winner of the Jo Hayslip MemorialScholarship!