Calendly schedule appointments with the professional school counselor
Parent/Guardian Referral Form report social/emotional concerns
Incoming HS student Orientation Questionnaire help us learn more about your child joining LJA
Counseling Brochure (Printable PDF) overview of professional school counseling services offered at LJA
Professional School Counseling Handbook (DOC) overview of current policy and procedures
Overview of Referral Process
WHY is my child being referred to the student to professional school counselor
WHEN should my child be referred to the professional school counselor
HOW should you refer a student to professional school counselor
The counseling team seeks to provide caring, practical support to students as they learn how to navigate the challenges of life, as well as to develop their own path to happiness and wellbeing.
Social emotional learning (SEL) curriculum
Learn about how and why gratitude boosts happiness.
Learn about the potential of a kind word or gesture.
Learn the value of empathy and identify ways to be kind towards others.
Responsible Decision Making
What is balance?
Learn about the importance of managing your time and energy to achieve goals in multiple domains.
Learn about setting conscious agreements to help avoid the troubles that arise when unspoken norms interfere with true collaboration and trust.
Learn about the connections within your group.
Suicide prevention month
Learn how can we have better conversations and connections.
Learn how paying attention to the present moment can increase self-awareness, improve decision-making and make it easier to deal with uncomfortable emotions.
Learn about the potential impact of gratitude on others and yourself.
Managing intense emotions
Learn to recognize and manage intense emotions without giving in to the urge to act in impulsive ways that can make problems bigger.
Learn that better understanding and recognizing your emotions can be an important first step toward healthy coping and deeper relationships.
Learn about connections between thoughts, feelings and behaviors and how we can change thinking patterns to make them more helpful.