The School Social Workers serve as an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team. Primarily, they are responsible for the social-emotional needs of our children. They provide individual and group services as indicated on the student’s Individualized Education Plan (IEP). The School Social Workers offer classroom groups on developing social skills, they are also responsible for completing a social history at times of evaluation and reevaluation. School Social Workers provide crisis intervention, child abuse reporting, critical incident debriefing, as well as mediation, teaching tolerance, and drug and alcohol awareness and abuse. They are responsible for assisting with behavior management in the classroom and collaborating with community agencies for resources for our families.