Counseling Groups/Lessons

  • Groups and lessons are based on student need. Groups  and lessons support the academic successpersonal/social well-being, and career development of students! Parents, teachers, principals, and other school staff can refer students for a school counseling group.
    Please contact Mrs. Kaloz to refer a student in grades K-4 for a group or to schedule a class lesson.  
    Some groups Mrs. Kaloz plans to facilitate include:
    Boy Groups - The purpose of boy groups are to empower young men through activities and learning. Participants can gain self-awareness, develop positive coping strategies, improve problem solving skills,  and feel connected with other boys.
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    Friendship Skills Groups -  This group focuses on learning how to be a good friend and how to work out  problems such as taking turns, understanding social cues, and making friends.

    Girls Groups - The purpose of Girl group is to empower young women through activities and sharing. Participants will gain self-awareness, develop positive coping strategies, improve problem solving skills, and feel connected with other girls.

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    Grief and Loss Groups - Grief and loss groups are for students who have experienced the death of a loved one.  Counseling groups may help students to realize they are not alone and find support.

    School Success Groups -  This group will focus on study skills and strategies to help students become more successful at school.  Students will learn how school success relates to future career opportunities!
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    Anger Managemnt Group 
    - This group makes student aware of changes in body, thoughts and actions when upset. It can help student undertand their trigers and specific anger related coping skills.
    C.O.I.P- (Children of Incarcerated Parents group) Participants will participate in group activites focused on building self esteem, grief and loss, identifying feelings/concerns and future goal setting. Student may also write letters or contact their mother or father who is incacerated with signed permision from the student's cargiver. 

    Other groups offered:
    Lunch bunch groups, social skills groups, bullying themed groups, Self- Esteem/assertiveness, school anxiety/relaxation, blended family/divorce, domestic violence, Team-Work/ Copperation group.
    Class Lessons Offered:
    Bullying, communication skills, SAP introductions/ procedures, conflict resolution, gossip/rumors, put down verses put ups, Character education themed lessons, sexual harassment/Safe touch, Anger management, Career lessons.
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