Counseling Services K-12
K-12 Counseling Center Services
The Cheektowaga CSD is proud to offer a full range of student support services to include individual and group counseling for students. All students have the ability daily to access the services through the counseling centers in each respective building. The counseling staff are fully equipped to work with students and their families if referrals are needed to local agencies for support as well. Social Emotional Learning is of the highest priority in our district with a focus on positive mental health literacy in our schools. We utilize a Trauma Informed approach and apply the use of Restorative Practices daily, within our respective buildings.
Cheektowaga High School (716) 686-3634, Donna O'Connor, Office Assistant
Mrs. Courtney Wall, School Counselor
Mrs. Lauren Smith, School Counselor
Mrs. Kimberly Nichols, School Counselor
Mr. DeMario Rhodes, School Counselor
Ms. Krystal Washburn, School Social Worker
Ms. Jeanne Kornowicz, School Psychologist
Middle School (716) 686-3649,
Mrs. Melissa Goc, School Counselor
Mrs. Brittany Schu, School Counselor
Mrs. Kristin Dudas, School Counselor
Mrs. Nancy Kean, School Social Worker
Union East Elementary (716) 686-3620 or (716) 686-3621,
Mrs. Carol Griffiths, School Counselor
Miss Laura May, School Counselor
Mrs. Maria Kocialski, School Social Worker
Mr. Bernie Huber, School Social Worker
Ms. Alison Napier, School Psychologist
Cheektowaga Community Hub: A one stop shop for Wellness resources in the Cheektowaga community. This site is designed to connect Cheektowaga residents with available resources in the community. Find assistance in legal, holiday help, mental health, employment, youth, senior citizens, child care, housing, utilities, and so so much more!
Learning Styles Inventories - Once completed the College and Career Center will provide you with a report on your learning style. Once you are aware of your learning style, you can begin to select learning strategies that work with your specific strengths. Your guidance counselor can help you with this.