Mr. Harris' Blog

Welcome... I hope this blog can be useful, particularly to parents and the community, as another way to stay connected to what's going on around McNair. Find out more about McNair school counseling by clicking around the blog or reading my program brochure. Students can use my "Mr. Harris Please Help" form to let me know they need to chat. Please browse around and contact me ( if you just cannot find what you're looking for! It's my pleasure to serve McNair and the community.

Child just needs more help?

Here are a couple options for therapy at no charge:
- Family Solutions for Kids offers a great variety of services to meet the needs of children and their families including therapy and psychiatric services (brochure).
- Community Psychological Service (at UMSL) offers therapy for children & families for a variety of concerns. Psychological evaluation is also offered.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Resiliency Resource

Last week I attended a leadership academy in Columbia, MO sponsored by Mizzou's Partnership for Educational Renewal (MPER) with 3 other HSD elementary counselors.  The topic for this years academy is "resiliency in elementary children".  One resource they directed us to is for teachers and parents for building resilience in our students (your children), included the top "Top 10 Tips for Building Resilience in Children and Teens".  You can see the tips through this link.