Elementary School Counseling

Programs Offered

The Elementary School Counseling program provides education, prevention and intervention services, which are integrated into all aspects of children's lives. Early identification and intervention of children's academic and personal/social needs is essential in removing barriers to learning and in promoting academic achievement.

School Wide Programs:

  • Lunch Bunch with the Counselor
  • Appreciation station for community helpers
  • Empathy Week
  • Mix-It-Up Lunch
  • Teacher Appreciation
  • Leadership programs

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

For Students

Students may see the counselor for small group and individual counseling to assist with a variety of concerns and problems, including:

  • Friendship
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Skills
  • Grief and Loss
  • Anxiety
  • Crisis Intervention

For Parents

Parents are encouraged to call the school counselor at any time to discuss academic, social, or personal concerns about your child. The school counselor will help to arrange parent-teacher conferences, small group or individual counseling, as well as outside referrals.

Contact

Kristen Blandford

716-881-6262 x1240

kblandford@nardin.org