It’s essay season!
As a licensed K12 school counselor, I have dedicated the past 17 years to working with students both at the higher ed and secondary level including college counseling and advising, career development, individual and small group counseling, peer conflict and mediation as well as expressive arts therapy.Through my work in schools, I have seen first-hand the transformative nature of establishing positive relationships with youth. I deliver a deft blend of counseling and advocacy skills which have proven successful in helping others navigate the many social and emotional challenges of middle school, high school and beyond.
My focus is helping students and their families explore, develop – and ultimately achieve – their personal goals. Fr...
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I help to empower students to recognize their unique qualities, celebrate their authentic self and place emphasis on FIT over FORCE.Let me help by focusing on your strengths, passions and mapping your application journey in a straightforward, organized and realistic way.
My process begins with individual care and attention to what makes you, YOU. TOGETHER we develop a personalized plan to meet your needs.
My coaching style is: *action-oriented *student-centered *defines roles *values individuality *crystalizes expectations *establishes structure *emphasizes healthy communication within the family
"The Jump Start" Profile Check
Freshman Transition: "The BIG Jump"
"The Running Start" Toolkit
The "Writer's Block" Bundle
The "Triple" Jump All Access**
College admissions advising
Set a focus for each session or get help with any aspect of the admissions process.
A comprehensive review of your essay draft. Recommended if you have a rough or strong draft.
“The review was timely and helped me hone my topic and avoid repetitiveness which I really appreciate. The feedback was great, it was very specific. The edits to grammar, structure, and transition looked slightly rushed. It was a bit hard to read, some words and sentences were almost completely incoherent and I had to guess what she was trying to say. "Olivia J.
“I loved how Stephanie was able to explain thoroughly where at certain points I don't represent myself fully. I also loved the tips that she gave me on what to improve on for my future drafts."colin a.