School-based Therapist

  • Nystrom & Associates

    At Rockford Area Schools, there is school-based mental health services available to students. Therapists are in each school for professional counseling. There are a number of reasons a therapist would see students such as depression or sad mood, self-harm, anxiety or worry, difficulty adjusting to a change in the family system, grief, behavioral concerns, and other mental health concerns. How to get started:

    1. Please contact your school counselor in each school regarding your concerns and observations.
    2. The counselor will send you a referral form.
    3. Sign the referral form, and return it to the office as soon as possible.
    4. The school-based therapist will contact you to set up an appointment.

     

Mental Health Resources

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota
    NAMI can help answer questions on navigating the mental health system. NAMI also offers many support groups for families and persons with a mental illness.

    Please use the following link for more information:  http://www.namihelps.org/support.html

    Minnesota Mental Health

    Minnesota Mental Health was developed to provide mental health information and resources for children and adults in Benton, Sherburne, Stearns and Wright counties. 

    http://mnmentalhealth.org/