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Highland Secondary


Highland Secondary Counselling Department

School Counsellors:

Rich Swanson (Blue House)    email
Jana Buckle    (Gold House)    email

Youth and Family Support Worker: 

Rebecca Gorman   email​

We provide many services to support all students and families at Highland including:

Personal counselling 
Academic support, course selection, career and post-secondary planning 
Scholarship/Bursary information
Help with study skills, organizational skills, time management, goal setting
Family consultation and support – help for parents around their child’s well being or educational needs
Referrals – help for students, parents and families to find the resources they need in the community
Presentations- classroom and parent presentations 

Our goal is to empower students toward positive change and to  help you to have the most successful high school experience possible!

Come to the counseling centre and see us or call (250) 339-5525 or email at the above addresses.          


Information received through the counselling relationship is confidential. The teacher-counsellor regards such information as confidential and does not voluntarily divulge such information without the student's prior consent.

Some helpful links:

Parenting Teens:

Mental Health:

Substance Use:

Eating Disorders:

Autism Support:

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Support:

Self –Injuring:


Sexual Orientation and Gender

Crisis Intervention

Sexual Abuse Intervention

Victim Services