Counseling Resources

Please visit schools.nyc.gov/coronavirus at any time for important school-related updates.  


For a FREE and Confidential Connection to Mental Health support outside of school hours
Call: 1-888-NYCWELL
Text: WELL to 65173
Chat: nyc.gov/nycwell

FOR EMERGENCIES
Dial: 911


For questions to GUIDANCE COUNSELORS, please email us:

High-school: Morland@lyonscommunityshool.org
Middle School: Yanira@lyonscommunityschool.org

Counselors will be available to answer your questions from Monday to Friday from 9:00-3:00. We will try to answer as soon as possible but please be patient. We are experiencing a high volume of emails during this moment. Let us know in your message whether you have access to Zoom, Google Hangouts or a phone # we can call.


HELPFUL ARTICLES:

Coping With Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks CLICK HERE

Helping Children Cope During and After a Disaster CLICK HERE

Controlling Coronavirus Anxiety CLICK HERE 

How you can take charge of fear in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis.

·         Put it in perspective.

·         Do what you can to prepare.

·         Don’t overdo the preparation.

·         Be wary of where you are getting information.

·         Practice mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) techniques.

·         Don’t isolate.

·         Treat underlying mental illness.