We are here to help our students succeed at school and in life. Schedule changes and academic advising are just a small part of what we do. We also do classroom presentations and lessons, in addition to group and individual counseling for issues such as conflict resolution, stress, personal and emotional issues. We solicit the help of the School Psychologist as needed. We are her to help, come and see us in the Counseling Center! Call, or email us with any and all questions that you may have. Phone: 801-412-2811
For Students: Sign up to talk to your counselor on the button below. Counselors will see students within 48 hours. For urgent matters, please call or come into the counseling center and ask to see a counselor immediately.
Incoming 7th Grade Registration and Informational Evening
Wednesday January 23, 2019 (5:30pm-6:30pm OR 7pm-8pm) Current 6th grade students who plan to attend Elk Ridge as 7th graders for the 2019-2020 school year and their parents are invited to attend our registration/information evening. You may choose between 2 different sessions to attend (5:30pm-6:30pm OR 7pm-8pm). What To Expect: The evening will begin in the auditorium where you will receive your course selection card and learn about the classes a 7th grader will be taking at Elk Ridge. After the meeting in the auditorium students and parents will have an opportunity to visit with some of the elective teachers and learn more about the elective options. Before you exit the building you will turn in your completed course selection/registration card. You may view the informational flier here:
SafeUT CRISIS & TIPLINE SERVICES
Dear Parents: We are happy to announce the implementation of the SafeUT Crisis & Tipline Services for all students in the state of Utah. SafeUT is a new tool designed to provide confidential two-way communication with SafeUT crisis counselors or school staff through the SafeUT Mobile App, text number (coming soon) or Web. SafeUT Services are provided through the University of Utah's Crisis Center at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI) and all interactions are handled by licensed clinicians as part of their comprehensive crisis response services. Students who call or start a crisis chat or text through the mobile app or web will connect directly to a UNI crisis counselor at the UNI CrisisLine. The UNI CrisisLine provides 24/7 crisis intervention and emotional support to anyone in any type of crisis. Students can also use the SafeUT phone app or website to send non-crisis tips to school officials regarding topics such as bullying, cyberbullying, gang activity, drug & alcohol activity, and more. All tips are commpletley anonymous. SafeUT helps to provide students with a safe and secure school environment and provides our school administration with the communication and management tools needed to help and manage on-campus situations. Students will receive training on how to use the SafeUT Crisis & Tipline Services by their school administrators. The SafeUT Mobile App is available in the Apple and Google Play stores. Search "P3 Tips" and select "SafeUT".
Key Features of SafeUTThe SafeUT program and app help youth stay healthy and safe in schools by providing high-quality, confidential counseling services. The app’s key features include:
Confidential and password protected services
Real-time, two-way communication with SafeUT crisis counselors available 24/7
Tips can be submitted with picture and/or video
Mobile app works with Apple & Android devices
SafeUT’s Crisis Services Safe UT answers crisis calls, texts, and chats – about yourself or someone else – 24/7. These free services are confidential. Our counseling topics include:
Depression, anxiety, or other mental health issue
Loss and grief
Bullying and cyberbullying
Drug and alcohol problems
Any life challenge
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