welcome to the Counseling Center


During this period of hybrid/remote learning, The Portland Public Schools' Mental Health Team is committed to continuing to provide support to our students and families. Please visit the Portland Mental Health Team Site to access important resources or to schedule a virtual appointment with one of the team members.

Meet the Counseling Center Team!

Office: (860) 342-4600

Lynda Henry, Administrative Assistant Email

Nick Camera, Counseling Center Intern Email

Michele Iannello

School Counselor

(860) 342-4600

x 2012

(Last names A-K)

Karen Risley

School Counselor

(860) 342-4600

x 2010

(Last names L-Z)

Kate Bohannan

Social Worker

(860) 342-4600

x 2011

(Portland Secondary School 7-12)


Please sign up for college visits through your Naviance account. All college visits will be held virtually. After you sign up for a visit the link to join the meeting will be available 15 minutes before the meeting will begin.

Please email Mrs. Henry in the Counseling Center at lhenry@portlandct.us if you need assistance signing up for a college visit.

College Representatives:

To schedule a college visit with Portland High School, please use RepVisits. Please note: All college visits for the 2020-21 school year will be virtual visits.

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