Counselor's Corner

Welcome to the Riverside Middle School Counselor's webpage!

Laura Galgoci
lgalgoci@riverside.k12.nj.us

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Understanding the School Counselor-Parent Connection

Don't Call it 'Guidance' Anymore

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Parents and School Counselors, working together

10 Truths Middle Schoolers Should Know

SCHOOL REFUSAL TIPS FOR PARENTS

Is it rude mean conflict or bullying 2/15/2017 Parent Presentation

MIDDLE YEARS NEWS LETTER:
SEPTEMBER 2017

MIDDLE YEARS INFORMATION SHEETS:
HOME AND SCHOOL CONNECTION
Middle Years Tips & Info
Understanding your Middle School Student
Reading and Writing in Content Areas
Homework 101
Bullying Q&A
Standardized Testing
Bonus

"It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings" - Ann Landers 

CHECK OUT THE POSITIVE PRESS FOR ARTICLES ABOUT UPCOMING EVENTS AND INFORMATION 

Helpful Info and links:

Helping Kids to Manage Emotions

Student Resources:
School Counselors can help
Anger management techniques for teenagers
Youth Helpline: 1-888-222-2228 (Spanish speaking services available) 2ndfloor.org
National Suicide Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Helpline 24/7: 1-866-234-5006, 856-234-8888
Technology Dependence

Prevent Cyberbullying:
http://www.stopbullying.gov/cyberbullying/prevention/index.html

I&RS Info Sheet:
I&RS Info Sheet

504 Information:
Section 504 Quick Reference Guide for parents

Counseling resources:
Resources and Information Packet
Counselor Find NJ
Outside Counseling Resources
Coping with Grief
Ayuda para las familias de NJ
COMMUNITY OUTPATIENT PROVIDERS
FAMILY SUPPORT ORGANIZATION OF BURLINGTON COUNTY SUPPORT GROUPS AND CLASSES

Parent resources:
KNOWING WHEN TO SEEK TREATMENT FOR YOUR CHILD
WHAT TO EXPECT AND WHEN TO SEEK HELP
Parents, you're doing it wrong!
Rewarding failure hinders personal growth
Parent Guide to Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights
What Parents Should Know About Bullying
Obtaining assistance for HIB concerns
24/7 Help for Non-Life Threatening Crisis 1-877-652-7624
8 Simple Truths About Raising Happy Successful Kids
Role Model the Behavior You Want to See From Your Kids
How To Behave so your children will, too!
"Ways to Build Your Child's Self-Esteem" 
Child Development Info
Discipline Tips
Education Info
Education Information
NEA Parent Info
Parents - Study Skills
How to help your child study
Helping your child with organization and study skills
Study and test taking strategies for kids with learning difficulties
The Power (and Peril) of Praising Your Kids -- New York Magazine.pdf
Tips for Limiting Exposure to Violence in the Media
Keeping Kids Safe
My parents let me fail, which taught me how to live
Prevent and Address Cyberbullying Behaviors
Positive Parenting Tips for Summer
The Transition to Middle School Tips for Parents
Connecting with your child's School Counselor for a successful school year
Letting Kids be Kids
The Challenges of Differences
This is Not Your Grandparents' School Counselor
School-Parent Collaboration
Building Your Child's Character
Appropriate use of the Internet
Building Tomorrow's Leaders
Parent Groups and Support
Technology Dependence
About Servicios Latinos _ Servicios Latinos de Burlington County.pdf

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Bullying Info and Resources:
Resources for HIB
Anti-Bullying QA
The Buzz on Bullying
Building Your Child's Character
Bully Prevention Family Guide (SPANISH)
Bully Prevention Family Guide
Raising Respect - Bully Prevention Info
Raising Respect - Bully Prevention Info (SPANISH)
What is bullying?
Stop Bullying

Important Contact Information:
Suicide Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Children’s Mobile Response (PerformCare) 1-877-652-7624
Screening Crisis Intervention Program (SCIP) 1-609-835-6180
Crisis Screening Center @ Kennedy Hospital 1-856-428-4357
Contact 24-Hour Helpline 211 or 1-856-234-8888
Child Abuse Hotline 1-877-652-2873
Community Resources: www.burlingtonresourcenet.org
New Jersey Office of Advocacy, 1-877-543-7864
NJ Parent Link www.njparentlink.nj.gov
Family Support Organization of Burlington County: (609)265-8838 www.fsoburlco.org

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