Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Did you know National School Counseling Week is only a few weeks away? This year’s celebration is from February 5 through February 9, 2024. Before you ignore this episode, I want to say I SEE YOU and know you’re out there! It’s common
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: We are taking it back to the second episode of this podcast! This episode is the perfect reminder to focus on resetting yourself for the new year and semester! It’s easy to let the whole winter break fly by without thinking about ways
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: As high school counselors, many of us are natural helpers, and some are to a fault. This often shows up as us not following through on the boundaries we’ve set for ourselves, which can quickly lead to burnout and job resentment. I’m here to tell you
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Are you tired of trying to squeeze in everything and feeling overwhelmed? Scheduling is hard when you’re pulled in so many different directions, and it’s something that many counselors struggle with. It’s time to implement a new strategy to make the most of your
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: As high school counselors with large caseloads, it can feel like a lot of pressure when it comes to trying to handle the mental health needs of students on top of everything else. There’s no flow chart to work through because each scenario
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: We know that as high school counselors, our roles are unique and specialized, and it’s crucial to feel valued and respected by our admin. But what happens when an administrator seems to be refusing to acknowledge the value of our work? Join me
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: When we have children of our own, we have to juggle the role of parent and high school counselor. Our experience in school counseling can pay off when it comes to helping our children through various milestones, such as the college application process.
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Wouldn’t it be nice to have a community of raving fans for your high school counseling program? You know, those people who are not only aware of the amazing work you’re doing but also actively support and advocate for your program. We all
School Counselor Advocacy and Empowering Students for Post-Secondary Success with Priscilla Grijalva [Episode 93]
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: After witnessing a student feel defeated about plans to attend community college rather than a University, Priscilla Grijalva knew that she needed to change the narrative. That’s when “Reach Higher Thursdays” were created, leading to more support and celebration for all post-secondary options.
Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Each student on your caseload has unique needs. Your DACA and undocumented students face a particular set of challenges, and you have the opportunity to be a beacon of hope for many of them. We’re going to dive into advocating for undocumented students