Calcasieu Parish School Board
August 2013 — Present
Counseled students in grades PK-5 using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Student Centered approaches to address depression, poor academic performance, retention and behavioral issues.
Counseled numerous students in short-term crisis situations such as bullying or classroom behavior issues.
Developed a career readiness curriculum for Grade 4 over a six-week period and taught classes on Interests and Career Choices, College Preparation, & Academic Self-Confidence.
Authored a comprehensive Academic Self-Confidence program. Taught lessons on topics such as Self-Esteem, Appropriate Classroom Behaviors, & Anti-Bullying.
Participated in weekly Professional Learning Communities on Student Classroom Performance and Behavior Concerns and Management Techniques.
Coordinator of several Committees including: 504, Safe and Protected Environment (SAPE), Student Building Level Committee (SBLC), Student of the Year and Red Ribbon Week.