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Student Assistance Program

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Mental health support for substance use, relationship, family or other problems

Through the Student Assistance Program (SAP), school-based mental health/substance abuse professionals provide short-term therapeutic services, including assessment, individual, group and crisis counseling, referral and follow-up.

SAP counselors are actively involved in school life. They

  • Lead/advise student groups such as Teen AIDS Task Force, Seeds of Peace (student leadership group promoting peace among diverse populations) and Students Against Destructive Decisions, Gay Straight Alliance, Sources of Strength (Suicide prevention)

  • Provide information, resources and interactive educational activities during national health observances, including Kick Butts Day, Drunk/Drugged Driving Prevention Month Substance Abuse Awareness Month

  • Provide staff training concerning mental health and adolescent issues

  • Facilitate support and counseling groups including pregnant/parenting students; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) students; youth dealing with grief and loss


Benefits of Student Assistance Program
Students and the school community have access to

  • On-site counseling and referral services
  • Professional, on-site response to mental health emergencies, including suicide assessment or coping with loss
  • Substance abuse education


 

 
phone: (315) 251-1400  
fax: (315) 251-2218
contact@contactsyracuse.org


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