• School Counselor Spotlight


    Welcome to the Colonial Forge Counseling Center!

     "The professional school counselor is a certified/licensed educator trained in school counseling with unique qualifications and skills to address all students' academic, personal/social and career development needs.  Professional school counselors implement a comprehensive school counseling program that promotes and enhances student achievement." (ASCA, The Role of the Professional School Counselor) 

    If you wish to email a counselor, please click on the counselor's name. Please keep in mind that counselors work on a limited schedule in the summer. If you need immediate assistance, please call the Counseling Office at 540-658-6115 ext. 114/115.  Fax number is 540-658-6120.  

    Counseling office hours are 7:00 am to 4:00 pm.   Summer office hours at 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday. 

    ** Please note Counselors may not be able to see you if you just walk in.  An appointment is best if you need to meet with your students counselor. 


    Mary Dobson dobsonme@staffordschools.net                   A-Ch           

    Mia Morrison   morrisonmm@staffordschools.net            Ci-Gom

    Tisha Henderson   hendersontl@staffordschools.net       Gon-Lam 

    Cynthia Howl   howlca@staffordschools.net                       Lan-Par

    Jacob Wolff     wolffjs@staffordschools.net                        Pas-Sta   (Counseling Intern)

    Rebecca Shay    shayrl@staffordschools.net                       Ste-Z  (Director of Counseling)

    Rosa Smith   smithrma@staffordschools.net                     Registrar

    Tina Redd    reddtb@staffordschools.net                            Counseling Administrative Assistant

    Laura Turpin    turpinle@staffordschools.net                     Data Entry Administrative Assistant

    Joyce Steele     steelejs@staffordschools.net                      Testing Coordinator


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    Confidentiality Statement: School counselors keep information confidential unless legal requirements demand that confidential information be revealed or breach is required to prevent serious and foreseeable harm to the student.