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Horace Mann Junior - Counselors
HMJ Counselor

Jacqueline Booker

Counselor

6th grade &

7th grade A-H

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HMJ Counselor

Anabel Cervantes

Counselor

7th grade I-Z

& 8th grade

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HMJ Counselor

Crystal English

Student Wellness Interventionist

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Counseling Services

  • Provides guidance content in a systematic way to all students.

     

    Purpose

    Awareness, skill development, and application of skills needed in everyday life.

     

    Areas Addressed

    Self-confidence development

    Motivation to achieve

    Decision-making,

    Goalsetting,

    Planning, and Problem-solving skills

    Interpersonal effectiveness (including social skills)

    Communication skills

    Cross-cultural effectiveness

    Responsible Behavior

     

    Counselor Role

    Guidance

    Consultation

    Program implementation and facilitation

    Professionalism

  • Addresses the immediate concerns of students.

     

    Purpose

    Prevention, Intervention.

     

    Areas Addressed

    Academic concerns

    School-related concerns

    • tardiness
    • absences & truancy
    • misbehavior
    • school-avoidance
    • drop-out prevention

    Relationship concerns

    Physical/sexual/emotional abuse as described in Texas Family Code

    Grief/loss Substance abuse

    Family issues

    Harassment issues

    Coping with stress

     

    Counselor Role

    Counseling

    Consultation

    Coordination

    Referral

    Professionalism

  • Assists students in monitoring and understanding their own development.

     

    Purpose

    Student Planning and Goal Setting

     

    Areas Addressed

    Educational

    • Acquisition of study skills
    • Awareness of educational opportunities
    • Appropriate course selection
    • Lifelong learning
    • Utilization of test scores

    Career

    • Knowledge of potential career opportunities
    • Knowledge of career and technical training
    • Knowledge of positive work habits

    Personal - Social

    • Developmental of healthy self-concepts
    • Development of adaptive and adjustive social behavior

     

    Counselor Role

    Guidance

    Consultation

    Assessment

    Professionalism

  • Includes program and staff support activities and services.

     

    Purpose

    Program Delivery and Support.

     

    Areas Addressed

    Guidance program development

    Parent education

    Teacher/administrator consultation

    Staff development for educators

    School improvement planning

    Counselor’s professional development

    Research and publishing

    Community outreach

    Public relations

     

    Counselor Role

    Program Management

    Consultation

    Professionalism