Elementary School Counselor
Responsible for identifying high-risk children and families, providing intervention services including client assessment, development and implementation of treatment plans in accordance with guidelines set forth by the State of California for insurance payment purposes.
- Provided family, individual and group counseling in an office setting on public school campuses. Expedited case management through effective relationships with family members, school personnel, law enforcement, and other agencies to facilitate appropriate crisis response and/or referral to community based agencies.
- Coached teachers in accurate conceptualization of children's areas of need and determined developmentally appropriate goals.
- Collaborated with parents and other professionals to solve complex problems related to the care and education of children as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
- Assisted families in determining concerns, priorities and resources pertaining to their child's development.