Guidance
Contact:
Susan McRight Phone Icon 256-332-3404

SCHOOL GUIDANCE COUNSELOR

 

THARPTOWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 
COUNSELING PROGRAM

 

 

Susan McRight, Counselor

 

 

 

Phone: 256.332.3404             Emailsusanmcright@franklin.k12.al.us

 

 

 

I am here to assist students with career, academic, and social/emotional success.
The students thinof me as their adult friend in the building.

 

Classroom Counseling I teach lessonin the students’ classroom throughout the year. The lessons focus on topics such as feelings, bullying, friendships, respect of self and others, careers, good character traits, problem-solving skills, and conflict resolution skills.

 

Individual Counseling: I help students understand themselves and others.

 

Small Groups: I offer small groupto students who need help with the same topic, such as family changes, social skills, self-control, grief, and anger management.

 

How can my child see counselorParents, teachers, and students may request counseloservices. 

 

Parents  may email or phone the counselor. Students may let their teachers know when they need to see the counselor. Administrators and teachers alsmake referrals.

 

 

 

Other schoocounseling activities include organizing events such as Red Ribbon Week, Ambassadors, “Character Counts!” and State-wide Testing.