School Counseling

We are presently adjusting to staffing changes and collaborating with new building administration to develop a Comprehensive School Counseling Program in alignment with the ASCA National Model. Learn about WA Senate Bill 5030 and CSCP development at the Washington School Counselor Association website.

Meet Your CJSHS Counseling Team

Samuel Swenson, Counselor & Family Liaison

Samuel serves in academic guidance and creative support for students and families who are facing challenges from life transitions, illness, and other ordinary or extra-ordinary stressors.  

Samuel is a resource for mental health support and referrals. 

Services include coordinating and mediating with teachers to improve the classroom learning experience for students.

Questions from parents, guardians, and care providers are welcome.

Samuel is a trained crisis counselor currently serving under a conditional ESA while attending a masters program for school counseling and clinical mental health counseling.

Cindy Brown, Registrar + Admin

Cindy works tirelessly to support families and students with new student registration, enrollment issues, grades, Skyward access, contact or family information updates, transcripts, graduation, AND she keeps us all organized! If you have a counseling-related question and aren’t sure where to start, she is a wonderful resource. 

Jerome Stevens, Student Assistant Professional

Jerome is contracted through Olympic Student Education District 114 to assist with Substance use/ Abuse intervention and prevention along with Mental health Support. He provides a safe place for students to learn and gain skills so they can become their best selves.  To improve external or internal barriers that may affect school performance, family relationships or peer relationships by providing group sessions and educational presentations. All of this is done without judgement, he understands that life can be hard at times and having a positive support person can make a difference. 

Course Descriptions Catalog for the upcoming school year of 2023-2024 is now available!

2023-2024 Course Description Catalog