Counselling Information

School Counsellors

The school counsellors for this year is Mrs. Twila Moline and Mr. Brandon Heck. Teachers or parents may refer students to a counsellor. Students may also make arrangements to meet with counsellor on their own. Our counsellors provide both personal and career counselling.

 

Workshops

The Family Enrichment Program is offering a series of free mini educational workshops that focus on enhancing family relationships through increased awareness and understanding of fundamental relational skills.  The workshops focus on parenting and are open to all parents with children ages 3 to 17.  

January 10 - Promoting Healthy Self-Esteem in your children & teens

January 17 - Effective Communication for parents

January 24 - Managing Emotions with your child and yourself

January 31 - Exploring Solutions and Resolving Conflicts with children/teens

Coffee, tea and light refreshment will be offered. 

Where:  Catholic Social Services

5104 - 48th Avenue

Red Deer

When:  Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

WORKSHOPS ARE FREE, pre-registration is required prior to the onset of the workshop; ADULTS ONLY PLEASE.

Contact:  Community Family Counsellor in the Family Enrichment Program, Catholic Social Services - 403-347-8844 ext: 2935

Support Information

Alberta Mental Health

The phone number for Alberta Mental Health is 403-340-5469. Parents can phone this number directly.

Speech and Language Services

Parents can contact Alberta Health Services at 403-314-5250 for referrals for these services.

Alberta Mental Health Crisis Help Line: 1-877-303-2642 Students who are in need of someone to talk to in a crisis situation may call the help line, which is available to them 24 hours a day.

Suicide Information & Education Services

Suite D 4808 51 st Ave

Red Deer, AB 403-342-4966

Website: www.suicideinfo.ca

Click here for a printable handout (.pdf) of warning signs, what to do and how to get help.