As a counselor I sometimes help students in ways in which I do not provide direct services to them. Two of these ways include:Testing and Assessment:School Group Testing (Iowas, PSSA)Individual Ability and Achievement Tests as Needed (KBIT, CogAT)
Student Assistance Program Member (SAP):
SAP is a collaborative effort between school personnel and the parents to help meet student needs. This process is in place to gather data, to help screen, to develop strategies, and to generally aid regular education teachers to better service their students. SAP Team Members include: Parents, Principal, Reading Specialist, Nurse, School Psychologist, Classroom Teacher, Instructional Support Teacher, and School Counselor.