Counselor

Rachel Porter
School Counselor
Rachel Porter
(816) 359-6089
PorterR@parkhill.k12.mo.us

Biography
Rachel Porter began working as a school-based therapist for the Park Hill School District in 2001. She earned a bachelor's degree from Missouri State and master's degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, both in Social Work. Rachel is currently working toward completion of an Education Specialist degree in school counseling through the University of Central Missouri. Rachel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri.

Personal Message
The mission of the Jones Center therapy team is to provide a comprehensive and developmental counseling program that addresses academic, emotional/social, and career development for all students. Every student at the Jones Center will have access to the therapy program through responsive services, system support, curriculum and individual student therapy and planning. The program encourages student success through collaboration with families, staff, and community and is aligned with the district’s mission to prepare each student for success in life.

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