As Part of our Health/Character Education program, New Jersey State Law requires Suicide Awareness/Prevention Education.* The Counseling Department will be providing various topics and activities related to Suicide Awareness/Prevention on the counseling website during the distance learning process. The Resource page on the guidance website has various outlets to refer to if in need of help. Please do not hesitate to contact your building school counselor if you need assistance or have any questions or concerns.
ATS School Counselor, Supervisor of Student Support Services - Julie Profito
MVS School Counselor - Megan Schmidt
*Suicide Prevention (N.J.S.A, 18A: 6-111) requires instruction in suicide prevention in public schools.
Inclusion of suicide prevention awareness shall be included in the Common Core Content Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education.