• Wallkill CSD Social Work Services

     

     

    School Social Worker Role

    Our goals as Social Workers within the school setting are to strengthen the social/emotional well-being of all students in order to enhance academic and personal goals.  

     

    Our responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Assessments
    • Counseling
    • Conflict mediation and resiliency building
    • Alternatives to violence and gangs (Secondary Level)
    • Attendance Monitoring
    • Community referral and liaison work
    • Child abuse reporting
    • School dropout (Secondary Level)
    • Transition Planning
    • Youth suicide prevention and intervention
    • Crisis intervention
    • Child and family advocacy
    • Collaboration with school personnel
    • Substance Abuse Referrals
    • Members of the RTI (Response to Intervention) Team
    • Members of the PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention Supports) Team
    • Members of the CSE (Committee on Special Education)