Guidance
Contact:
Linda Holm Phone Icon 334-644-5933 Email Icon Email

Welcome to W. O. Lance Elementary Guidance Counseling Page

Linda Holm, School Counselor
Linda Holm, School Counselor

 Welcome to the Counseling Corner at

Lance’s Elementary School

 

Hello, I’m Linda Holm, the School Counselor, and I am so happy to start a great school year at Lance. I am coming to Lanett City Schools with 10 years of counseling experience:  seven years in Indiana and three years in Alabama.  I received a B.S. degree in Psychology from Purdue University and a Masters degree from Butler University in School Counseling.  In my leisure time, I love spending time with family and friends.  I also love the beach, hiking, biking, kayaking and baking!

The primary purpose of the W.O. Lance Elementary School Comprehensive Guidance Program is to provide preventive, proactive, student-centered services in a comprehensive developmental program.  The goal is to help students grow emotionally, socially, and academically and become both productive, contributing citizens in our society.

As your school counselor, I will perform the following roles in order to promote positive development in academic, career, and personal/social domains through:

 

  • Individual counseling
  • Small group counseling
  • Classroom guidance (i.e. Large group counseling)
  • Attending and participating in academic intervention meetings
  • Organizing and administering building testing
  • Observing students in various school environments
  • Consulting and collaborating with parents, teachers, administrators, social workers, and students
  • Responding to school crises or emergency situations
  • Providing information and resources to parents on a variety of issue

 

Topics for School Guidance Curriculum Activities as follows:

  • Character Education
  • Self-Concept/Self Esteem
  • Communication Skills
  • Peer Relationships
  • Substance Abuse (Red Ribbon Week)
  • Career Awareness
  • Study Skills
  • Choice Making Skills
  • Personal Safety
  • Bullying Program

I look forward to serving you! If you have any questions or comments, please don't hesitate to contact me by email at lholm@lanettcityschools.org or call

334-644-5915.