Lynn Poston, LMSW
Student Assistance CounselorRichland Middle School817-547-4423BISD Counseling Vision Statement
“Guidance, advocacy, and empowerment” is the foundation for success for all students and staffin academics, career, and personal/social aspects of life.
BISD Counseling Mission StatementTo ensure that all students position themselves to excel with integrityin an ever changing global society through innovative and responsive learning environmentsutilizing guidance, individual planning, responsive services, and system support.
Mrs. Poston’s Purpose:
To empower students and staff by teaching useful coping and problem-solving skills to facilitate personal responsibility, healthy choice-making, and safety.Mrs. Poston’s Role:
To provide support to students, families, and staff, who are in need of counseling, crisis intervention, community resources, and social support.
Services Provided include, but are not limited to:Individual Counseling Brief Family CounselingClassroom Guidance Mediation MeetingsSocial Skills Community Resource ReferralsSupport Groups Student Observations (Behavioral)Crisis Intervention & ReferralIssues Addressed Include, but are not limited to:Anxiety/Depression Grief & LossBehavior Problems BullyingSocial ProblAems Sexual Identity IssuesSelf-Harm School Challenges (Academic & Social)Suicide Issues Developmental ChallengesHow to make an appointment:Call or email to schedule an appointment. Otherwise, please advise your student to come to my office before or after school to schedule. I will do my best to see your student within 24-48 hours.Please feel free to view the videos below for help!
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