Community Resources and Counselor List
Here is a list of community resources and counselors. Please research which resource best meets the needs of your family. If you would like information that is not listed below, please call me at
Peterson Academic Coaching
1233 18th Ave. E., Seattle, 98112
O'Donnell, MS, OTR/L
Therapy Services: Skills for Life
Friendship/Social Skills Groups
Offers social skills groups, summer camps, winter camps, etc.
Blue Compass Camps
(Grades 1-5) ("In the Middle" 6-8th grades)
Creative Arts Social Club
After-School Peer Learning Groups (K-5):
Mon/Wed/Fri 4:00-5:00 or 5:00-6:00 pm
(60 minutes of weekly skill-building with
learning-compatible peers, plus weekly
written session recaps delivered to parents via email.
425-824-2248 (Mercer Island)
Theater social skills group (improv)http://laurenmarshall.com/TheaterOfPossibility.htm
Seattle Therapy Services
Offers occupational therapy groups with a focus on making friends also.
SEATTLE (Lake Union)
Table Top Games and Social Skills learning
psychologist, evaluation, and treatment of learning difficulties
pediatric psychologist, testing and evaluation
neuropsychologist testing and evaluation
DEPRESSION & SUICIDE PREVENTION
Crisis Clinic of King County-24 hour hotline.
Forefront-Innovations in suicide prevention
Helping a Grieving Child Brochure-
Clear language to say to kids about different types of deaths, including suicide.
Safe Crossings-Helping Children Cope With Grief
Teen Link-Teens talking to Teens who are between the ages 15-20 who have been trained to listen to teens about many different topics including depression, conflicts, grief, etc. This is an anonymous and confidential service.
1-866-teenlink-open from 6:00pm-10:00pm 365 days a year.