Peterborough School

Learn to Live.

Telephone02 4297 1611

Our school counsellor

Peterborough School counsellor

A trained school counsellor regularly attends Peterborough.

Please contact the school to speak with our counsellor or to make an appointment. 


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Complete assessments such as cognitive assessments, mental health assessments and adaptive assessments.
  • Counsel individual students.
  • Complete access request forms which are needed for enrolment in support placements
  • Teacher consultation, class support, parent support, referrals and consultation with external agencies.
  • Write letters and reports confirming students' cognitive functioning. These can be used with agencies such as Centrelink. 
  • Complete companion card applications if student criteria is met.