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Eureka Union School District wants every student to leave the district with the skills necessary to be ready to succeed in high school, college, and beyond. Instilling the values and teaching the skills to students to prepare them for college and career readiness: academically, socially, and emotionally. School Counselors are the only professionals that have received specialized training in academic, personal/social, and career domains. EUSD values all components of their students, and knows that when a student has social and emotional difficulties occurring in their lives, that they are unable to access learning. Every school in the district has regular and on-going access to the Counseling Department, with the goal being to increase: academic success, appropriate social interactions, and attendance.
School Counselors

School Counselors

BENCOMO, GIOVANNA
916-791-5391     Send an Email
Site:  Oakhills Elementary
 
FOWLER, SHALYN
916-782-1667    Send an Email
Site:  Olympus Junior High
 
KRISIAK, STEPHANIE
916-780-2701    Send an Email
Site:  Excelsior Elementary
 
LAURIN, SHANNON
916-791-4152    Send an Email
Site:  Cavitt Junior High
 
NAGHAVI, CORINN
916-789-7910    Send an Email
Site:  Maidu Elementary
 
REICHARDT, ASHLEY
916-791-4230    Send an Email
Site:  Greenhills Elementary and Oakhills Elementary
 
SMITH, HOLLY
916-791-3477    Send an Email
Site:  Ridgeview Elementary
Resources

Resources

PARENT RESOURCE:  ALL AGES
  • The Happy Child - Parenting App grants you access to cutting-edge research and tips that will help you raise a happy, well-adjusted child. Years of ground-breaking research and findings in Psychology, Neuroscience and Pediatrics have been curated into one easy-to-use app… for free (no in-app-purchases)!  “As a mental health therapist, I would recommend this app to anyone looking to strengthen their relationship bonds with their children and significant others.” Lara Pomnitz, LMSW Link: https://hipapp.page.link/Eureka  If you have any questions or need more information please contact Becky Van Velzer LCSW, at beckyvanvelzer@gmail.com 

Community- Placer Co.

The community has many different resources available depending on the needs of your family. Always contact your health insurance first to see what services may be available through your carrier. If you need further assistance in locating outside resources, contact your child’s counselor for other possible resources. 

Following is a link to a resource and information hub that connects people with community programs and services through a searchable web page and 24/7 local call center:  211 Connecting Point
  
*If you are concerned about yourself or someone you care about and feel you or they are in immediate danger, please call 911. They will help!*

Suicide Prevention & Crisis Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- 24 hours/7 days a week available to anyone struggling with depression and thoughts of feeling hopeless. Call to talk with someone and get information for yourself or a friend. Available to all ages.
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Text "Listen" to 741-741 or call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
 
WellSpace Health- Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services
(916)368-3111
 
*If you are concerned about yourself or someone you care about and feel you or they are in immediate danger, please call 911. They will help!*

Trevor Lifeline

The Trevor Lifeline Project- 24 hours/7 days a week available to call. The Trevor Lifeline Project also has a safe chat space or texting resource (those resources are not 24/7). For young people ages 13-24.
www.thetrevorproject.org
1-866-488-7386
 
*If you are concerned about yourself or someone you care about and feel you or they are in immediate danger, please call 911. They will help!*

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