The counselor's mission Statement My mission is to provide a counseling program that gives all students support and a sense of partnership with their school and their community. I also will consult with teachers, staff, parents, and administrators to enhance their knowledge in helping and supporting students.
Parent resources Statistics show that suicide is the second leading cause of death in our youth today. The recent effects of this global pandemic have me thinking of some of the stress, anxieties, and worries that could lead to a deep depression in our children. Please take time to read, and save these resources and information if you feel you may need now or in the future. Know that you can always call or text 911 in any emergency. Wellstone Mental Health Hospital is currently taking patients. According to their website, they have a Licensed Mental Health Professional available 24/7 for an assessment at no cost. Wellstone's phone number is (812)284-8000
Contact Me Please do not hesitate to contact me by e-mail address listed below. I would be happy to speak with you regarding any questions or concerns you may have.
Amanda Carver, Counselor
Corydon Intermediate School
10 Calming Strategies to Try When Upset 1. Visualize a quiet place 2. Get a drink of water 3. Exercise, ride your bike, take a walk, jump rope, play a sport, etc. 4. Count backwards from 100 5. Write in a journal 6. Listen to calming music 7. Have a dance party 8. Talk to someone you trust 9. Squeeze a stress ball , putty, pillow, squishy, etc. 10. Play with a pet
Families may pick up food for students if needed. Distribution sites are located at the Corydon, Heth-Washington, and South Central Campuses. As you arrive you will be directed to the exact location of distribution. You will be asked to remain in your car and proceed through the line as directed. Distribution will be on Mondays and Thursdays from noon through 2 PM. If you have any further questions about this please feel free to call 812-738-2168.