School-based Mental Health Services

Our mission is to provide dynamic, creative and innovative mental health services in the school setting.

Our school based mental health counselors work in all four school districts of Island County; Oak Harbor, Coupeville, South Whidbey and Camano/Stanwood. We also serve students in the detention center.

Our counselors address a wide range of concerns:

School adjustment and attendance problems
Depression
Anxiety
Self esteem issues
Bullying
Suicide prevention
Grief
Relationship difficulties
Emotional upset
Gender and sexuality
Behavior challenges

School based mental health counselors address these concerns through a variety of modalities. These include:

Individual, group and family counseling
Mediation
Crisis intervention
Parent support groups and classes
Staff consultation

For additional information:

Please call Charlene Ray, School-based Mental Health Program Coordinator at 360-969-5867 or e-mail at: c.ray@co.island.wa.us