The students’ counsellor works in partnership with students, teachers and parents/caregivers to enhance students’ social and emotional wellbeing.
The counselling is child-focused and informed by the needs, goals and developmental level of the student. It is a voluntary process that takes place in a one on one setting at the school.
Our counsellor is committed to working respectfully and collaboratively with students, parents/caregivers and teachers in ways that build on students’ individual strengths, offering support and information on:
St Martin’s Catholic Primary School is officially recognised as a 'Be You' school.
'Be You' Primary is a mental health and wellbeing framework for primary schools and is proven to make a positive difference to the lives of Australian children. 'Be You' Primary provides the methods, tools and support to help schools work with parents and carers, health services and the wider community, to nurture happy, balanced kids.
Mindfulness | https://beyou.edu.au/fact-sheets/wellbeing/mindfulness
Building Confidence | https://beyou.edu.au/fact-sheets/wellbeing/building-child-confidence
Self-Management | https://beyou.edu.au/fact-sheets/wellbeing/self-management