Counseling Staff • Personal de Consejeria
Ways to reach the counselors:

For Parents:

Reasons for Parent Referrals:

  • You have concerns with your child’s academic growth
  • You have concerns with your child's attitude towards school.
  • You have concerns with your child's relationships with peers at school and or at home.
  • You have concerns with your child's personal development.
  • You have concerns with your child's reactions to changes within the family that may be affecting his/her learning at school

For Students:

For emergency support call the Aspen Hope Center at 970-925-5858 or dial 911.

The Goals of the CMS Counseling Department

-To assist students with educational, personal, career and goal planning. -To help students understand themselves and others. -To assist students in identifying and dealing with problems. -To provide crisis intervention when necessary. -To coordinate referrals to school and community support services. -To serve as a resource to students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Comprehensive School Counseling Program

The Carbondale Middle School Counseling Program provides all students support for academic growth, career planning, and personal/social development. Students and families are encouraged throughout the year to contact the school counselor to address any areas of concern. The school counselor utilizes multiple formats to provide support, outreach, prevention/intervention services and guidance curriculum to all students.

Some Reasons to Contact Your Child's School Counselor

-Any time you want to say hello -Academic skills support -Career preparation -School adjustment issues -Coping, problem-solving, decision-making concerns -Organizational, study and test-taking skills -Peer relationships and conflict resolution problems
-Divorce, separation and family changes -Experiencing loss and grief -Substance abuse awareness -Multicultural/diversity awareness -School-based and community resources information or referrals