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School Counselor Contact Information

Meghan Greenwood

75 Happy Lane San Rafael, CA 94901


415-485-2440 ext 202


Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meghan Greenwood

School Counseling: The Basics

School counselors help students in three domains: academic achievement, personal/social development, and career development.

​Counselors work directly with students in guidance curriculum lessons, individual planning sessions, and in responsive services (such as seeing students individually and in groups).

Counselors also provide system support; consulting with teachers, administrators, and community stakeholders to develop, implement, and evaluate school wide goals.


I work with students on a range of issues from school work to classroom behavioral concerns to social relationships such as navigating friendships and bullying to emotional hurdles that make focusing on school challenging. It is appropriate for a school counselor to work with a child if something is going on in their life that is directly affecting their schoolwork or experience on campus.  

School counseling is built on a wellness model of mental health. Most issues facing children and young adults are developmental in nature; having a school counselor who understands normal human growth and development is paramount to designing interventions that promote wellness. The goal of counseling is ultimately to empower each student to identify and successfully resolve problems autonomously as they grow into adults.