Mission Statement

The Mission Statement of NFMS Professional School Counseling Program is to provide all students with the necessary tools to reach their fullest potential in the areas of academic, career, and personal/social development.

School Counseling Philosophy

The Statement of Philosophy of NFMS Professional School Counseling Program is that all students have the ability to learn. However, personal and social concerns sometime interfere with the academic progress. Tools in dealing with these situations need to be provided to students. It is also the philosophy that program evaluations need to take place to ensure the counseling program is meeting the needs of all students.

Our Counseling Program

We offer counseling in the following areas:

Academic Counseling Career Counseling Personal/Social Counseling


5 years ago

All about the needs of middle school students

Link to help parents and students transition to middle school and be successful 

Link to the standards & SOL-based instructional resources

Link to 5 year Academic and Career Plan: Virginia DOE Policy Update

Link to explore careers and future academic plans

Link to Virginia Department of Education Graduation Requirements

Link to the online Occupational Outlook Handbook

Response Teen Services540-459-5161
Department of Social Services540-459-6226
Northwestern Community Services540-459-5108
Health Department540-459-3733
Pregnancy Center540-984-4673
Center for Hope Counseling540-459-8630
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline800-273-8255
Food Pantries
Lighthouse Ministries540-459-2782
Love Center540-984-4018
Open Door540-477-3527
Loaves and Fishes540-740-8380
Bread of Life540-459-4419
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