• Counseling Corner

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    The mission of the Lovin Elementary School Counseling Department is to mold minds, build character, celebrate uniqueness, and address barriers which would prevent a legacy of student success.

  • Hope Williams - Counselor

    Counselor Hope Williams

    hope_williams@gwinnett.k12.ga.us
    678-518-6966

    My name is Hope Williams and I am honored to be a member of the Lovin community and the distinguished Archer Cluster.

    Helping children reach their full potential is my life's passion. I have been an educator for over 20 years, serving as a classroom teacher and school counselor. I am originally from Madison, Wisconsin, and when I am not working with children, I love spending time with family, and cheering on McConnell Lady's basketball!

  • Keep calm. Your school counselor can help.

  • What is the role of an elementary school counselor?

    • We are certified educators trained to address the academic, personal/social and career development needs of students.
    • We provide support for students to be successful in school.
    • We provide classroom lessons, small group counseling, individual counseling, and resources.
    • We consult and collaborate with classroom teachers, families and community members.
    • We are specifically skilled in providing developmentally and culturally appropriate support, while maintaining ethical standards including honoring confidentiality.

  • Who do school counselors help?

    • We are here to support everyone in the Lovin Elementary School Community.
    • We are here to help students, families, parents, teachers, and staff.

  • When should you contact a school counselor?

    • When your child is having difficulty learning.
    • When your child is having social or emotional challenges at school.
    • When there are family changes that are interfering with their progress in school.
    • When you would like to know about community resources and agencies to support your child or family.

  • Parent Resources

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