The role of school counselors is to deliver a program that nurtures development in Academic, College & Career, and Social-Emotional Domains. To continue this under the current, extraordinary circumstances, we have assembled resources categorized under these very domains. Visit our new menu for Resources During COVID-19 for more! We will also update these pages periodically as more resources/tools come to our attention. We also plan to add a page under this new menu to offer activity suggestions by grade level.
The COVID-19 outbreak is leaving many feeling anxious, angry, sad, scared, or some combination of these feelings. Visit this link for tips from the Center for Disease Control on managing anxiety and stress during this outbreak: https://tinyurl.com/wvkszdg
This includes a resource for parents helping their children cope with the stress of current events.
If you or a loved one find themselves needing to talk or in a moment of crisis, you/they can call, text, or chat with the Georgia Crisis & Access Line, by calling 1-800-715-4225 or finding the myGCAL app in the App Store or Google Play. GCAL is a free service offering help 24/7, and dispatching mobile crisis assessors when needed.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness also offers a mental health helpline. Call the NAMI Helpline at 1-800-950-NAMI (6264), or if in a crisis, you can also text NAMI to 741741.
The North Murray High School counselors contribute to the information and maintenance for this site.