COUNSELOR CORNER

NEED ASSISTANCE IMMEDIATELY?

While Remote Learning and/or After Hours

If this is an emergency and you or someone you know is in crisis, please seek IMMEDIATE assistance during this time and call 911, Austin ISD Campus Police at 512-414-1703, or the Austin Travis County Crisis Hotline at 512-472-HELP(4357) to receive immediate crisis counseling assistance.

Additional crisis counseling assistance resources include:

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When on campus, orange slips can be requested by a student who is in the midst of a mental health emergency such as suicide ideation or self-injurious thoughts.

The student can ask anyone working in the office for an “Orange slip” which indicates to the office staff that the student is in need of immediate assistance and is not feeling safe.

The child will be taken to a counselor immediately who can assist in keeping the student safe.

ACADEMIC COUNSELORS

Click here to contact your counselor

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What can I talk to counselors about?

Check out the Academic Counselors Roles & Responsibilities

Ms. Rios

Academic Counselor: A-F

512-414-7097

Main Office

Ms. McPherson

Lead Counselor: G-L

512-414-7088

Main Office

Ms. Cardona

Academic Counselor: M-R


Main Office

Ms. Woodrow

Academic Counselor: S-Z

512-414-1909

Main Office

WELLNESS COUNSELORS

Click here to contact a wellness counselor

Wellness Counselors can work with all students for personal counseling, and they also design school-wide programs

Ms. Alvarado

Wellness Counselor

512-414-6051

Room 267

Ms. Salinas

Wellness Counselor

512-414-7029

Room 279

COLLEGE COUNSELORS

Ms. Kocian & Mr. Ganesan work with juniors in the spring and seniors all year long!

Ms. Kocian

College Counselor A-L

512-414-1903

Room 273 College Center

Mr. Ganesan

College Counselor M-Z

512-414-7103

Room 273 College Center

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