School Counseling, School Counselor

National School Counseling Week: What it’s All About

National School Counseling Week is coming up (February 5-9, 2018), and it's a huge reason to celebrate! But it's also this time of  year when I know some fellow school counselors feel discouraged. We know that teachers, administrators, secretaries and others enjoy appreciation days or weeks where they are showered with gifts and celebrations. Many… Continue reading National School Counseling Week: What it’s All About

School Counseling, School Counselor

School Counselor Summer Self Care Challenge

We teach it. We preach it. But do we practice it? All mental health professionals know the importance of self care, so why do we so often find ourselves burned out and in need of serious rejuvenation? We care, we give, we advocate, we teach, we listen. We need to take care of ourselves too. I put… Continue reading School Counselor Summer Self Care Challenge