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BP 6164.2 - SUPPLEMENTAL SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 7-8

Instruction > Board Policy 6164.2 - Supplemental School Counseling Program for Students in Grades 7-8


Personal Counseling

Counseling staff may identify and work with students whose personal problems may prevent them from reaching their potential. As appropriate, students shall be informed about agencies that offer qualified professional assistance with substance abuse, physical or emotional problems, or other personal problems.

Counselors shall respect student confidentiality as appropriate and shall consult with the Superintendent or designee or with the district's legal counsel whenever unsure of how to respond to a student's personal problem. Parent/guardian consultation and consent shall be obtained as appropriate.

 

Adopted: March 21, 2013
Revised: November 13, 2014
Evergreen School District, San Jose, California