Your Lefler Counseling Staff

WE ARE schooL clinicians that work with all studEnts, school staff, Families, and members of the community as an integral part of the education program.  School counseling programs promote schooL success through a focus on academic achievement, prevention and intervention activities, advocacy, and social/Emotional ad careeR development (American School Counselor Association).


School Counselors

The Lincoln Public Schools Counseling Program provides a comprehensive, developmental program that addresses academic, career and personal/social development.  School counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement.  In partnership with other educators, parents and the community, school counselors work to ensure that all students are prepared with the knowledge and skills to contribute at the highest level as productive members of society.

Click on a counselor’s picture to learn more about what she does for Lefler.

Dowding

Richelle Dowding
6th Grade Counselor
rdowding@lps.org

JoLynn Sturek
7th Grade Counselor
jsturek@lps.org

Jenny Mercer
8th Grade Counselor
jmercer@lps.org


School Registrar

Counseling Registrar
Carri Ball
cball@lps.org

Carri Ball has been the Lefler Middle School Registrar since November, 2002.  In addition to being the School Registrar, Carri is also the Gradebook Manager (Synergy), Special Ed. Secretary, and continuously aids the administrators, counselors, social worker, therapist, and teachers as needed.


School Social Worker

Allyson Headrick, LCSW
Social Worker
aheadric@lps.org

Allyson Headrick is a licensed School Social Worker for Lincoln Public Schools who works to strengthen bonds between the student, home, community, and school.  Her weekly schedule is listed below:

Monday Lefler 402-436-1215 (x74608)
Tuesday Holmes 402-436-1143 (x36314)  
Wednesday Lefler
Thursday Lefler/Holmes
Friday Lefler/Holmes

For more information about LPS Social Worker services, click here.


School Therapist

Stacy Stenka, MSEd., LMHP
Mental Health Therapist
stacy.stenka@lps.org

Stacy Stenka is a licensed community Mental Health Therapist who provides individual and family counseling.  Stacy will be at Lefler on Thursdays and Fridays and Holmes Elementary School on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Stacy also works at the Family Service Association by appointment only.

For more information about the Family Service Association, click here.