Welcome!!!My name is Tracey Higgins. I am the School Social Worker/ Child and Family Team Leader at Graham Middle School.
Please feel free to contact me at 336-570-6460 ext. 35008 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
When Do School Social Workers Get Involved?
School Social Workers help students through early identification, prevention, intervention, counseling and support.
School Social Workers are involved when students display:
* Poor Attendance
* Failing Grades
* Effects of Family Crisis
* Emotional and behavioral concerns such as: fighting, negative attitude toward school, refusal to cooperate with adults, depression, or substance abuse
* Unmet basic needs
School Social Workers employ the following methods in providing assistance:
* Crisis Intervention
* Home Visits
* Conflict Resolution
* Individual & Group Counseling
* Program Development
* Coordination of School and Community Services