Conn, Anna (Social Worker)



Hello, My name is Anna Conn and I am your School Social Worker. I am a licensed clinical social worker with a background in community mental health. I received my Bachelors in Psychology and Masters of Social Work from Appalachian State University. I look forward to serving students and families at Eblen Intermediate and Leicester Elementary!

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WHO is a School Social Worker?

School Social Workers are trained mental health professionals with a degree insocial work who provide services related to a person's social, emotional and life adjustment to school and/or society.  School Social Workers are the link betweenthe home, school and community in providing direct as well as indirect services to students, families and school personnel to promote and support students' academic and social success. See the School Social Work Association of America for more information. www.sswaa.organd

https://buncombe.ss11.sharpschool.com/cms/One.aspx?portalId=92531&pageId=255552

On a typical week you may find me:

-Collaborating with school staff to best meet the needs of a student.

-Participating in IEP, FBA or 504 meetings.

-Making home visits as outreach to parents and students.

-Linking parents/students to community resources.

-Creating partnerships between the school and the community.

-Conducting safety or risk assessments

-Providing behavioral support and supportive counseling to students and caregivers

-Helping to monitor student attendance including sending out attendance letters, holding attendance conference and attending truancy court.

-Identifying and working with families who have lost housing.  

My schedule is as follows:

 Monday/Wednesday/Friday-Eblen Intermediate 

Tuesday/Thursday-Leicester Elementary 

My work cell is: (828)777-8104
My email is: anna.conn@bcsemail.org 

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to me with any questions or concerns.