Taryn Tessneer


I am the school counselor at LP Brown Elementary School.  Welcome to my website.  I love that it is my job to help students feel safe and understood, to boost their confidence and sense of belonging, and to instill hope for the future.

Here are some things that I can help with in my role as counselor:

Social Emotional Development
Peer Problem Solving/Conflict Resolution
Emotional Support Related to Loss, Separation, Trauma or Other Recent Experience
Student or Family Safety Planning
Harassment, Intimidation or Bullying
Attendance/School Refusal
School Performance or Behavior Plans
School-wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
Student Mental Health Needs or Concerns
Support for Basic Needs (food, clothing, etc.)
Social Service Coordination for School and Community Programs
Questions about the Special Education Referral Process or 504 Accommodations