Renfroe School Counseling Department
Qushon Taylor-Bertram (Ms. Q)8th Grade School CounselorEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 5032
We have a new method of connecting with your grade level counselor this year.
Please complete our RMS Counseling Referral Form linked here when/if you need to reach out to Ms. Hudson (6th grade), Dr. Yancey (7th grade), Dr. Turner (8th grade), or our RMS Student Center Counselor, Ms. Shields.
This form will be available for all students, staff members, parents, and community members. We look forward to working with you this year!
Introducing the Decatur Student Center @ Renfroe
The Decatur Student Center (DSC) will provide wrap around services in collaboration with the school counseling program.
The Decatur Student Center at Renfroe is a part of the K-12 initiative to address the needs of students, pre-K through 12th. Programming needs will be determined through surveys, data review and student voice. By empowering the voice of students and providing students with wrap-around services that meet the needs of all students, the DSC at Renfroe will provide high interest, well-managed activities of exceptional quality to all students. The Decatur Student Center will provide services through contracts with therapists, organizations, as well as through collaborative programs with community partners.
Sabrena M Shields, LMSW
Student Center Counselor
Decatur Student Center Staff
Left: Fonta High, LPC, NCC, MAC, CPCS, CSD Part-time Therapist for RMS and DHS; EMDR Therapist
Center: Jacob Dreiling “JD”, APC, NCC, MS, CSD Full-time Therapist, Play Therapist, Certified AutPlay Therapist
Right: Sabrena Shields, LMSW Student Center Counselor
Fonta works with adolescents from middle to high school treating a variety of mental health challenges from anxiety and depression to adjustment issues, substance use, interpersonal challenges, and difficulty managing stress to support students’ academic success and overall well-being.
JD works with kids of all ages using toys, art, and/or talk to facilitate social or emotional growth.
Sabrena collaborates with staff & teachers to provide assistance to students, co-facilitates small groups, provide individual & group counseling, counsels students coping with the stress and challenges facing middle schoolers.