• NPD 117 School Social Workers

    "Working Together to Make a Difference"

     
     
    SW
    Kate Rotsch, Catherine Lewis, Darian Gier, 
    Laura Montiel, Tanya Van Hamm (intern), Nancy Fielding, Rosary Smith, Regina Blackstone, Tara Hanson 

      

     

     

     

  • School Social Workers Help

    Students…..

     

     

    Counsel Students

    ·  Anxiety

    · School Adjustment

    · Coping Skills

    · Mental Health Challenges

    · Academic Skills

    · Organizational skills

    · Study Skills

    ·Crisis Intervention

    ·Social Developmental Studies for special education evaluations

     

  • School Social Workers Help

    Families…

     

     

    · Parent counseling and education regarding special needs and social-emotional health

    · Integrate culturally diverse families into the school community

    · Help parents participate effectively in their child’s education

     

  • School Social Workers Help  

    Schools…..
     

     

     

    Promote a safe school

    environment through

    Research-Based

    Interventions

    · PBIS

    · Second Step

    · WEB

    · Bully Prevention

    · Character Education

    · Rainbows

    · Collaboration with teachers to improve student achievement

     

  • School  Social Workers Work With Communities ...

      

    · Teach public responsibility and citizenship

     

    · Serve as liaisons between families and community resources

     

    · Building relationships between our schools and community stakeholders