Our school counsellors are available to all students to assist in the identification of learning needs. Our counsellors will work closely with Teacher Advisors and subject teachers to facilitate student learning. There are many special programs offered at Bishop O’Byrne High School that our counsellors can access for students. Our counsellors will also facilitate assistance for students in crisis situations. Our counsellors will work with Teacher Advisors to make students aware of scholarship opportunities and facilitate scholarship applications.

Bishop O’Byrne High School counsellors may be contacted at:

Lisa Iannone – 403-500-2103 Ext. 326, lisa.iannone@cssd.ab.ca

Charlene MacKinnon – 403-500-2103 Ext. 323, charlene.mackinnon@cssd.ab.ca

Carol Rolheiser – 403-500-2103 Ext. 322, carol.rolheiser@cssd.ab.ca

Phil St. Louis – 403-500-2103 Ext. 325, phil.st.louis@cssd.ab.ca

Personal Counselling

  • Stress
  • Relationships
  • Fitting In
  • Depression
  • Getting Along with Family Members
  • Anxiety
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Communicating
  • Anger Management
  • Grief and Loss
  • Substance Abuse

Careers/Transition

  • Post-Secondary Planning and Counselling
  • Scholarships and Bursaries
  • Work Experience
  • Registered Apprenticeship Program
  • Out-of-Province Fair
  • Alberta Post-Secondary Fair
  • SAT/PSAT
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Student Loans
  • Summer School Registration
  • Summer Health Internships
  • Referral to Career Practitioner

Educational Counselling

  • Course Selection
  • Study Skills
  • Time Management
  • Diploma Accommodations
  • How to Obtain Financial Support
  • Referrals for Testing
  • Course Changes
  • IB Support
  • ESL Support
  • Test Anxiety
  • Referrals for District Support
  • Referral to In-School Support
  • Out of Province Evaluations
  • Summer School Registration

Available Resources

  • University and College Handbooks
  • Scholarship Information
  • Career Practitioner
  • schools.cssd.ab.ca
  • Work Experience (off-campus teacher)
  • Visiting Health Nurse
  • Career Referrals

Confidentiality

Most of the things talked about to the counsellors are confidential. If however, a student or someone else is at risk of harm, the counsellors may need to talk to others. If in doubt, ask one of the counsellors first.

Guidance & Counselling

Our school counsellors are available to all students to assist in the identification of learning needs. Our counsellors will work closely with Teacher Advisors and subject teachers to facilitate student learning. There are many special programs offered at Bishop O’Byrne High School that our counsellors can access for students. Our counsellors will also facilitate assistance for students in crisis situations. Our counsellors will work with Teacher Advisors to make students aware of scholarship opportunities and facilitate scholarship applications.

Bishop O’Byrne High School counsellors may be contacted at:

Lisa Iannone – 403-500-2103 Ext. 326, lisa.iannone@cssd.ab.ca

Charlene MacKinnon – 403-500-2103 Ext. 323, charlene.mackinnon@cssd.ab.ca

Carol Rolheiser – 403-500-2103 Ext. 322, carol.rolheiser@cssd.ab.ca

Phil St. Louis – 403-500-2103 Ext. 325, phil.st.louis@cssd.ab.ca

Personal Counselling

  • Stress
  • Relationships
  • Fitting In
  • Depression
  • Getting Along with Family Members
  • Anxiety
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Communicating
  • Anger Management
  • Grief and Loss
  • Substance Abuse

Careers/Transition

  • Post-Secondary Planning and Counselling
  • Scholarships and Bursaries
  • Work Experience
  • Registered Apprenticeship Program
  • Out-of-Province Fair
  • Alberta Post-Secondary Fair
  • SAT/PSAT
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Student Loans
  • Summer School Registration
  • Summer Health Internships
  • Referral to Career Practitioner

Educational Counselling

  • Course Selection
  • Study Skills
  • Time Management
  • Diploma Accommodations
  • How to Obtain Financial Support
  • Referrals for Testing
  • Course Changes
  • IB Support
  • ESL Support
  • Test Anxiety
  • Referrals for District Support
  • Referral to In-School Support
  • Out of Province Evaluations
  • Summer School Registration

Available Resources

  • University and College Handbooks
  • Scholarship Information
  • Career Practitioner
  • schools.cssd.ab.ca
  • Work Experience (off-campus teacher)
  • Visiting Health Nurse
  • Career Referrals

Confidentiality

Most of the things talked about to the counsellors are confidential. If however, a student or someone else is at risk of harm, the counsellors may need to talk to others. If in doubt, ask one of the counsellors first.