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Lee Burneson Middle School

School Counseling

The middle school counseling program offers resources to students, parents and teachers to encourage healthy academic and social/emotional development in all students. The counseling program also teaches students positive mindsets and behaviors through classroom guidance, small group counseling, and individual counseling. The counselor supports parents and teachers during conferences while maintaining the role of student advocate.


LBMS School Counseling Website


Molly Pellerite │ Grade 7 Counselor │ │ 440.899.3075 x. 1302




LBMS is pleased to introduce Naviance Student, an online college and career resource that helps students discover during these pivotal years their strengths and interests, and see how they can help them begin to think about their futures and reach their goals. Students will then transition to the high school where this resource is heavily utilized with the Counseling Department throughout the college and career planning process. You can access our school’s special Naviance login page.

Username and Password Information

Students can log into Naviance using their normal school-issued sign-in, through Clever.

Parents/guardians will have the ability to access Naviance Family Connection through their own account which will be linked to the student’s account. Parent/guardians can contact their child’s school counselor for a special registration code enabling you to set up your parent account.


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. Students and parents alike can program this right into their phone contact list.

Crisis Text Line

Text 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Every texter is connected with a Crisis Counselor, a real-life human being trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem solving. All of Crisis Text Line's Crisis Counselors are volunteers, donating their time to helping people in crisis.

Friend2Friend Kognito training-Conversations that change lives

Visit Create an account or log in, an use enrollment key: ohiospf to access the training. When choosing your institution, type your school name.

Using a free, online simulation designed for young people, students can practice talking with a friend so they are ready when presented with a real-life situation involving a friend who is hurting.

“A Friend Asks” App

FREE smart-phone app that helps provide the information, tools and resources to help a friend (or yourself) who may be struggling with thoughts of suicide. The app contains the following information:

  • warning signs of suicidal ideation
  • how to help a friend
  • how to get help now
  • what to do and what not to do