Erin Cloutier - OHMS Guidance Department WEBSITE and Rescources
The School Counseling Department is designed for:
- Short term individual counseling
- Group counseling (friendship groups, anger management groups, career development groups, family change groups, etc)
- Collaborate and consult with parents and teachers
- Classroom guidance
- Registration of new students
- Help all students of Oak Hill Middle School be successful!
Carrie Colan - Social Work
Diane Knowlton - Social Work
Diane holds a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from Goddard College in Vermont, a Bachelor of Arts in Mental Health and an Associate of Arts in Social work both from U-Maine. She is licensed as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC).
Diane has been employed with RSU#4 since 2001. She provides individual counseling to students at OHMS and OHHS working with regular and special education students. She works with a number of mental health disorders including mood disorders, depression, relational and family problems, learning difficulties, suicidality, and a number of developmental challenges students face throughout school life with a focus on prevention. In addition, she works with students on the autism spectrum and other cognitive disorders. She specializes in doing assessments such as the BASC-II behavior scales, the TSCYC sexual trauma-based assessment, suicide risk and crisis assessments and interventions. As part of a comprehensive wrap around process, Diane is involvement in ongoing clinical case management in collaboration with community providers for referral and consultation for multi-systemic treatment for students with multiple needs.
Blythe Edwards - Spurwink Social Work