The Prevention/Interventionist is a master's-level or licensed professional mental health counselor employed by Mental Health Partners (a Boulder County agency) and contracted by BVSD to provide in-school, free of charge mental health services aimed at resiliency building.
Prevention Intervention services include:
- Crisis intervention and short-term counseling for students
- Assist students/parents with referrals to other mental health community resources
- Provide mental health consultation with with school staff or others about a student's mental health
- Education presentations to the school community
Topics that can be addressed include anxiety, depression, self-harm, suicidal thoughts, academic stress, social/relationship stress, eating/body image, substance/drug use, sexual orientation, gender expression, trauma, family conflict, and transitions/grief/loss.
Referrals for PI services can be made by school counseling staff and/or administrators. The PI will respond to the referral request within 48 hours (excluding school days off).
Centennial's PI is Annamaria Boehms. She can be contacted via email at email@example.com.