ASCA Articles for Parents

At this American School Counselor Association website: We get it. Parenting can be tough. We're parents too and understand how sometimes you just need a little extra help or advice -- or confirmation that what you're already doing is right. ASCA provides a wealth of articles targeted to parents, dealing with specific issues school-aged children often need to work through.

Career Assessment O*Net Interest profiler

A great career assessment that you can take online is called the O*Net Interest profiler. Here's the site:

Khan Academy

Khan Academy is a well-established, well-respected non-profit organization whose FREE website is devoted to access to qulaity education.   Students can make use of the extensive library of content, including interactive challenges, assessments, and videos from any computer with access to the web. Khan Academy content covers math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even reaches into the humanities with playlists on finance and history. Practice math and other concepts at your own pace; each problem is randomly generated, so you never run out of practice material. If you need a hint, every single problem can be broken down, step-by-step, with one click. If you need more help, you can always watch a related video.

MS Educational Testing 

Licensed Psychometrist who can can assist in the diagnosis of emotional, social, behavioral, and educational difficulties.  The results can be used by physicians, therapists and educators to determine an appropriate course of remediation for adults, adolescents, and children.  All testing will be conducted by Tamara Puckett, MCC, a Licensed Professional Counselor and licensed psychometrist.

Stop Bullying

Great information on responding to bullying, understanding cyberbullying, and spotting signs of victimization.  Teach your family and friends to be more than bystanders!