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Counselors

Welcome to the Counselor's Corner


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Crystal Freeman:
Lead Counselor
cdfreeman@aldineisd.org
Gwendolyn Jones: 8th Grade counselor and GT Coordinator gdjones@aldineisd.org






Our Role

•  Guidance: Including how to defuse bullying, advocating for students with special needs, and supporting families in crisis
•  Small Group Counseling
•  Individual Counseling: Issues that a school counselor might address with students include 
            •  peer relations
            •  school performance 
            •  anxiety 
            •  family change 
            •  grief 
            •  self-esteem issues 
            •  anger management 
            •  conflict resolution 
            •  new students 
            •  middle school transition 
            •  create schedules
            •  academic performance
   Individual counseling is a service offered to all students.  
   Students may be referred for counseling by a parent, a teacher, or themselves.  
   Counseling can be ongoing or short-term based on the problem/situation. 

Helpful Links for Parents, Teachers, and Students

9 Mistakes Parents Make When Their Daughters Are Suffering From Hurtful Friendships:

http://www.awaythrough.com/

        

Bullying: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/ss/se/bullyfaq.asp?print=yes

http://www.relationalaggression.com/

        

Grief: http://www.childgrief.org/childrenandgrief.htm

        

Kids Health: http://kidshealth.org/kid/

        

Character Education: http://charactercounts.org/sixpillars.html

        

Social Skills for Middle School: http://www.cccoe.net/social/skillslist.htm