Counseling Services

  • Update 1/6/21:

    Thanks to a grant from the Washington State Department of Commerce Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Fund, supported by the CARES Act, the City’s Youth and Family Services Department (YFS) is able to restore seven school-based Counselors and one Emergency Assistance Coordinator to full-time for the entire 2021-2022 biennium.

    YFS counselor and schedules:

    Elementary School Counselors:

    Laura Falsgraf, Northwood, M-F, 8:00AM to 4:00PM

    Julie Mattson, Lakeridge, M-F, 8:00AM to 4:00PM

    Anna Orton, West Mercer, M-F, 8:00AM to 4:00PM

    Polly DeBron, Island Park, M-F, 8:00AM to 4:00PM

    Middle School Counselors:

    Harry Brown, IMS, M-F, 7:30AM to 3:30PM

    Audrey Phillips (clinical intern), IMS, M-F, 7:30AM to 3:30PM

    High School Counselors:

    Chris Harnish, MIHS, M-F, 7:30AM to 3:30PM

    Ariel Schachter, MIHS, M-F, 7:30AM to 3:30PM