Mental Health and Wellness Staff

Welcome to the IUSD Site Support Directory. Please reach out directly to site support staff for more information. Click on your school's name below to find out more information on social-emotional and counseling services offered at your school. Click on the drop downs below for more information about the roles of Mental Health and Wellness staff.


elementary resource counseling specialists

The Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist provides school based social-emotional and mental health support at each of our elementary schools. They provide services in a variety of ways including: short-term school based individual and targeted group counseling for students, crisis response, lunch bunch, school campaigns and activities, parent support, resource linkage for families and professional learning for school staff.

Guidance assistants

Guidance Assistants support student social-emotional development and work collaboratively with their teachers, Elementary Resource Counseling Specialists, and administrative team to support students.


mental health specialists

The Mental Health Specialist provides school-based mental health supports to students at our secondary school sites. They provide a variety of therapeutically informed interventions to support students in crisis, through short-term individual, small group, and resource linkage. Additionally, Mental Health Specialists support the school site through school-wide initiatives and campaigns related to suicide prevention, mental health awareness, and wellness workshops.  Mental Health Specialist’s aim to work alongside families and school site teams to create continuity of care for our students allowing them to achieve their highest potential.

project success

At the high school level, Project Success Specialists support students in individual or small group settings to address typical teen wellness concerns such as stress management, goal setting, conflict resolution, healthy relationships, developing self-control, and dealing with loss and/or major life transitions.

to access Mental Health & wEllness staff click on the drop downs below

K-8 Schools



Beacon Park School
  • Daisy Camargo
    • Mental Health Specialist
  • TBD
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
Cadence Park School
Plaza Vista School
Solis Park
Vista Verde School

elementary schools


School Site


Alderwood Elementary School
Bonita Canyon Elementary School
Brywood Elementary School
Canyon View Elementary School
College Park Elementary School
Culverdale Elementary School
Cypress Village Elementary School
Deerfield Elementary School
Eastshore Elementary School
Eastwood Elementary School
  • Erin Sohn
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
Greentree Elementary School
Loma Ridge Elementary School
Meadow Park Elementary School
Northwood Elementary School
Oak Creek Elementary School
  • TBD
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
  • Erica Cuyong
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
Portola Springs Elementary School
Santiago Hills Elementary School
  • Jami Capps
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
Springbrook Elementary School
  • Julia Hohl
    • Elementary Resource Counseling Specialist
Stone Creek Elementary School
Stonegate Elementary School
Turtle Rock Elementary School
University Park Elementary School
Westpark Elementary School
Woodbury Elementary School

middle schools

school site


Jeffrey Trail Middle School
Lakeside Middle School
Rancho San Joaquin Middle School
Sierra Vista Middle School
South Lake Middle School
Venado Middle School

High schools



Creekside High School
Irvine High School
Northwood High School
  • Gina Cross
    • Mental Health Specialist 
  • TBD
    • Mental Health Specialist 
    Portola High School
    University High School
    Woodbridge High School
    Irvine Virtual Academy High School
    to access school counselors Click on the link below

    IUSD School Counselor Directory