The YFS is a Youth & Family Services Coordinator that provides
various services to students and their families in the Duffield
community. We provide crisis intervention, short term individual and
group counseling, parent consultation, information and referral to
community based service agencies as well as a variety of prevention
programs tailored to meet the special needs of each building. The YFS
Coordinator works collaboratively with parents, teachers and
administration to create a caring atmosphere whereby children's needs
are met through prevention, early identification and intervention. The
YFS Coordinator presents a portion of the state mandated K-5 integrated
health curriculum which includes the HealthSmart program.
Dufffield's YFS is Joanne Pisani, M.S., L.M.H.C. is a Certified School
Counselor and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She can reached M-F
between the hours 8:35-3:35pm at 631-467-6010 ext.6 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.