• Middle School Counseling Services

    Bob Cameron 

    School Social Worker, Lakeside Middle School

    (509) 340-4109


    Bob Cameron is the only full time Student Support Services Staff at Lakeside Middle School.  He is dedicated to providing information and assistance to students and their family to help students be successful in school. Bob also supervises graduate level School Social Work Interns.  A sampling of the services provided include:

    Academic Coaching/Monitoring - Identifying  and tracking  students with academic difficulties, develop Credit Summaries and Academic Improvement Plans, monitor progress, create academic contracts to avoid retention, being a resource for parents in addressing difficulties in class work/homework completion
    Personal Counseling - Providing Crisis resolution, individual counseling, substance use assessment and referral, coordinate referrals to outside counseling services, and provide individual social skills training 
    Mediation - Offering conflict resolution opportunities to students to resolve interpersonal difficulties
    that affect classroom performance

    Teaching in-class health-related topics - Teaching Bully/Harassment Prevention and Lifeskills Training curriculum 
    Teaching  a Career Exploration Workshop to 8th graders
    Assisting - With middle school Open House and New student  orientation activities
    Coordinating - 5th-6th grade and 8th-9th grade transition activities
    Coordinating - Student and Family Assistance Programs including InVest Ed, Gale Graham,  and WEA Children's Fund distributions
Last Modified on July 15, 2020