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Guidance

Jerry Ross Counseling Department is committed to supporting students's social/emotional needs. As advocates for students, Mrs. Maynor promotes a positive environment that enhances students' ability to properly manage the social/emotional demands of their lives.This is done through many methods that promote a school environment designed to advance students toward positive mindsets and behaviors. Some of these strategies include: classroom curriculum, group counseling, and individual counseling 

PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports)

PBIS is a proactive approach to improve school safety and promote Positive Behavior strategies for students.   The focus of PBIS is prevention, not punishment.

Andreanna Maynor MS.Ed., LPSC,  NCC Amaynor@cps.k12.in.us 

Tina Pape, PBIS Paraprofessional   tpape@cps.k12.in.us

 

Amygdala Reset Room

Amygdala Reset Room

 

School Counselor Roles

-Family issues

-Grief support

-Social skills concerns

-Bullying Concerns

-Significant Behavioral issues  

-Social/emotional support for any mental health issues/diagnosis such as: Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, Autism, ODD, etc.   

-Short Term Solution Focused Counseling Services in Individual and/or Small Group Settings 

-Annual Classroom Guidance Lessons on Personal Body Safety

-Addresses concerns of self-harm

-All Services are Confidential

-Collaboration with Outside Agencies/Services When Release of Information Form is Signed  

Works closely with PBIS and Principal

 

PBIS Roles

-Second Steps, classroom lessons                        

-Friendship issues & Lunches 

-Academic Behaviors and Support

-Conflict Resolution                                                                              -School wide Positive Behavior Incentive Program 

-Minor Behavioral Issues 

-Attention and focusing concerns

-Individual and/or Small Group Settings 

-Annual Classroom Guidance Lessons on Personal Body Safety

-Addresses concerns of self-harm

-All Services are Confidential

-Collaboration with Outside Agencies/Services When Release of Information Form is Signed  

Works closely with School Counselor and Principal