At Copperfield College we make every effort to ensure that no student falls through the cracks.
Our dedicated Student Wellbeing Team ensures that any students experiencing difficulty have a place to go and find support.
The team comprises:
- Three school Psychologists — Judy Scarfe, Esmerelda Lambe and Kellie Jasper who provide us with a student Counselling Service.
- Student Wellbeing Coordinator, Mary Scott who is responsible for the provision of welfare services, such as counselling, advocacy, support and referral.
- School Nurse who also provides School Health Promotion and advises families and individuals about a broad range of adolescent health issues.
- School Doctor – Dr. Jason Wu participates in the Doctors in Schools Program and in attendance at the Health Centre on the Delahey Campus from 10:00AM to 2:00PM each Wednesday.
Find out more about the Wellbeing Team
Review our Anti-bullying and other policies related to student wellbeing
Positive Partnerships develops up-to-date evidence-based materials and practical resources published online and delivered nationally through high quality training for teachers and other school staff, and workshops for parents and carers.
Supporting school age students on the autism spectrum
Positive Partnerships delivers the two components of the Helping Children with Autism package implemented by the Australian Government Department of Education. The aim is to improve the educational outcomes for school age students with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) both online and through face-to-face training and workshops in rural and regional areas around Australia.