Mrs. Melissa McDavid

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Mrs. Melissa McDavid

Melissa McDavid is the Student Support Counselor (SSC) at Turner High School. She previously served in Pearland ISD as a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP) and Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP). Mrs. McDavid is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). Her office is located in the Counseling Office at Tuner High School. On a weekly basis, Mrs. McDavid meets with teachers, parents, specialists, staff, and administrators to monitor student progress and discuss any concerning emotional or behavioral concerns.

All students can make appointments with the counselors, including the Student Support Counselor (SSC) during school hours.

 Interested in joining a group?  

Contact Melissa McDavid at mcdavidm@pearlandisd.org if you are interested in joining a group. 

Why group? Group counseling involves meeting with a group of individuals who all face similar concerns. Group sessions involve sharing your experiences and listening to others experiences. Group counseling provides a supportive environment to discuss problems and concerns and work toward your goals.

Benefits:

              1) You are not alone

              2)  Groups can be a sounding board

              3)  Groups can teach you about yourself

 

 

For information on anxiety and depression:

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Visit your school library for resources on mental health, including the following books:

Grief Recovery for Teens: Letting Go of Painful Emotions with Body-Based Practices

Be Mindful and Stress Less: 50 ways to Deal with Your (Crazy) Life

One Year Wiser: An Illustrated Guide to Mindfulness

The Stess Reduction Workbook for Teens

 

Feeling you are in an abusive relationship? Visit the below resources:

  • Love is Respect: 1-866-331-9474/Text “loveis” to 22522/loveisrespect.org
  • National Sexual Assault hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE/rainn.org
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Break the Cycle: www.breakthecycle.org
  • LGBT National Help Center;  Hotline 1-800-246-PRIDE/glbthotline.org/chat.html

 

 

BULLYING PREVENTION

Visit PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center website for more information by clicking here.

 

 

SUICIDE PREVENTION

#BeThe1to

If you think someone might be considering suicide be the one to help them by taking these 5 easy steps:

ASK. KEEP THEM SAFE. BE THERE. HELP THEM CONNECT. FOLLOW UP.

 

 

                                                              

 

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