School Social Worker

  • School Social Worker

    The School Social Workers at Douglas J. Regan Intermediate School provides school-based counseling services to those students who demonstrate emotional, behavioral, or social problems that negatively affect his/her academic success.  Social Workers work in collaboration with faculty, staff, parents, community service providers and area agencies to provide comprehensive services that may include:

    • individual counseling
    • group counseling
    • crisis counseling
    • assessments
    • linkage to outside agencies
    • member of intervention teams
    • development of Behavior Intervention Plans

    • participation on various building and district committees (such as PBIS, Health and Safety Comm)
    • consultation with staff members

    • completion of social histories for the Committee on Special Education

    • participation on the Committee on Special Education

    • classroom observations

    The overall goal of school-based counseling services is to support and maintain the student in the least restrictive environment, by improving his/her functioning within the school environment and to assist the student in reaching his/her full potential.

    Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns regarding your child.

    Liz Tower, LCSW-R - School Social Worker

    ltower@starpointcsd.org

    716-210-2375