The Role of a Student Assistance Counselor
The Student Assistance Counselor (SAC) is a Master's level counselor who provides support to students in a confidential space. The SAC is available for students at all grade levels who are experiencing difficulty in a number of areas including:
- Alcohol and drug use
- Interpersonal issues
- Grief and loss
- Family crises
- Stress and anxiety
- Feelings of sadness or lonlieness
- Poor self-esteem
- Sexual orientation and gender identity
Students can be referred to the Student Assistance Counselor through friends, family, school staff, as well as self-referral. All referrals are kept confidential.
The SAC's office is located in the counseling suite or can be reached by phone (908-464-3100 ext. 2713) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).