Sarah E. Pesavento, M.Ed.

Always believe something wonderful is about to happen.


Here you will find information and resources for you and your student. Useful links are listed below as a helpful assistance to parents and students.

Counseling services include individual sessions, small group services, and classroom guidance.  Our goal is to promote personal and social growth so that all students can rise to their fullest academic potential.  We will continue to deliver the Second Step program that will teach skills in the following areas: Skills for Learning, Empathy, Emotion Management, and Problem Solving.  This is a valuable program that teaches critical skills to our youngest learners.  In addition to the Second Step program, we will address bully prevention, child safety, tolerance, making safe/healthy choices, and career opportunities.


Counseling Directory

Sarah Pesavento
School Counselor, VCSC
Phone (812) 462-4449

Andy Jackson
Behavior Interventionist
Phone (812) 462-4449


Counseling & Mental Health Resources

VSCS Mental Health Resources
Whether your student needs mental health resources as a result of COVID-19 or other reasons, the Vigo County School Corporation has resources to help.
Mental Health First Aid
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health or substance use problem, there are several resources available to find out more information or get connected with help. Check out some mental health resources below.
SAMHSA’s National Helpline
SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.
Hamilton Center, Inc.
Offering a broad array of behavioral health services for adults, children, adolescents, and families, their mission is to provide quality behavioral healthcare, wellness and human development services to our community.
Harsha Behavioral Center
Harsha Behavioral Center is a freestanding acute psychiatric care hospital serving children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.
FSA Counseling
FSA provides counseling, batterer’s intervention, anger management, parent education, supervised visits, training in domestic violence to law enforcement, and many other services.

Need Help?

If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide, the following resources are available for support:

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

(800) 273-TALK (8255)

The Crisis Text Line

Send a text to 741741