General Counseling Office Information

  • The A.E. Wright counselors use a comprehensive, developmental guidance program that offers individual and group counseling to students. The counseling office provides a confidential environment where students and their counselors can navigate through the many difficult issues which may arise during the middle school years. Counselors provide support and academic guidance to help students succeed in school and in life.

    Contact information for the counseling office:

    818-880-4614, ext. 289


    Heather Carter, Part Time Counselor, Email: 

    Erin Howard, Counselor (students A-K), Email: 

    Allison Kimball, School Psychologist, Email: 

    Wendy Merrell, Registrar, Communications Coordinator, Email:

    Jody Morikawa, Counselor (students L-Z), Email:

    Chris Zacha, Part Time 504 Counselor, Email:

    See your counselor for support with any of the following:

    • Crisis intervention and prevention
    • Academic skills support
    • Organizational, study and test taking skills
    • Communication, problem-solving, decision-making and conflict resolution
    • Career awareness, exploration and planning
    • Substance abuse issues
    • Multi-cultural diversity awareness
    • Individual student planning
    • Goal-setting/decision making
    • Transition planning