School Counselors: Is Their Role Growing in Maine?

Sep 12, 2018


What is the role of school counselors in Maine? With societal pressure on children growing, is there a growing demand for counselors at all grade levels?


Deborah Drew, director of the graduate counseling programs at Husson University; counselor educator, licensed professional counselor (LCPC), approved clinical supervisor (ACS); certified professional school counselor.

Angela Avery, school counselor at Biddeford Middle School, Maine 2018 School Counselor of the Year

Rebecca Schwartz-Mette, psychology professor at University of Maine, director of the Peer Relations Lab

Betsy M. Webb (by phone), Ed.D., superintendent of schools, Bangor School Department