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National School Counseling Week

Happy National School Counseling Week! This week is the dates of Feb 3-7 2020. At WSSB we have two school counselors, Miss Hendricks and Miss Thomas. A school counselor helps students… -learn strategies for focusing, keeping up, and organizing school work -manage emotions, build confidence, increase positive thinking -problem solve situations at home and school

2020-02-06T12:47:55-08:00February 6th, 2020|WSSB|


It's been a great start to the school year! There have been some changes made to our counseling department this year. WSSB now has two mental health staff on campus to support students! Returning is Miss Thomas. She is our School Psychologist. As the School Psychologist at WSSB she completes the Special Education Evaluations and

2019-12-18T15:03:30-08:00September 13th, 2019|Counselor|

Challenging Negative Self-Talk

Negative self-talk can be harmful to our health physically and mentally.  Negative self-talk is when we talk to ourselves in a way that puts ourselves down or when we judge ourselves such as "Why do I always do that?!" "I'm so dumb!" Here are some tips from an article that can be helpful (link to

2019-04-09T13:36:51-07:00April 9th, 2019|Counselor|

Welcome to the Counseling Center Page!

Welcome to the Counseling Center page!  My name is Billie Jo Thomas and I am the School Counselor and School Psychologist at WSSB.  Periodically, I will be posting information I find relevant for staff, students, and families. Having a lion mind: If you show a dog a bone and wave it in his face he

2019-02-14T16:37:34-08:00February 14th, 2019|Counselor|