For the 2021-22 School Year, I am the School Counselor for students in Grades 5, 6, and 8.  Chelsea Beckett is the School Counselor for Grade 7.


The first student day will be September 1st!


Active Parenting Class

ATTENTION PARENTS OF PRE-TEENS AND TEENS!

Active communication and effective discipline are keys to raising teens who can succeed in today’s world.  For this reason, HMS offers the “Active Parenting” course in the fall and in the spring.  For several years now, this course has been rated as “excellent” by parents who have participated.  This is a wonderful opportunity to learn new strategies, as well as, share ideas and experiences with other parents. Classes meet for 6 consecutive weeks.

Parents will Learn:

*to identify parenting styles and how to influence teen behavior.
*how to build courage, self-esteem, and positive behavior.
*the five goals of teen behavior.
*steps for preventing problems.
*how to help teens develop responsibility and mutual respect.
*effective communication skills.

Next Session: Classes will be held on Google Meets
Wednesday, September 29th, 2021 
6:00- 8:00 PM
6 weekly sessions (9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3)


To register, contact Laura Mike at 846-2499 / Laura_Mike@yarmouthschools.org


Should your child experience a mental health crisis, we encourage you utilize the following community resources:


Maine Crisis Hotline - 1-888-568-1112

CRISIS Text Line - 741741

Call 911 or go directly to your local Emergency Room


Looking for resources?  Click on "Resource Links" located in the menu to the left.