Wellness Counselor

St. Francis Catholic High School
Sacramento
Employment Type
Full Time

The Wellness Counselor at St. Francis Catholic High School works with the Dean of Students and collaborates with the Guidance, Campus Ministry, and Resource Departments to provide short term intervention to students for social, emotional, or crisis events that may impact their behavior or physical and mental well-being.  This is done in a safe, confidential, non-judgmental and supportive environment.  Students may meet with the Wellness Counselor to discuss a variety of complex issues such as but not limited to: trauma, stress, depression, grief, divorce, self-esteem, eating disorders, suicide, family life, substance issues, anxiety or other identified mental health issues. Keeping in mind the mission of St. Francis Catholic High School and the Catholic church, the Wellness Counselor assists the student, guiding her in her spiritual, intellectual, psychological, and social choices.