Counselor’s Corner

Our School Counselor, Mr. Best, can be found right in the center of Middle School — available to support all students in the following ways:

  • PreK – 5th grade students will receive monthly Social-Emotional Learning classes and Grades 6 – 8 will be invited to participate in optional small groups with parental permission.
  • Students may participate in “Weekly Check-In’s” in which Mr. Best pulls students individually in order for them to discuss their concerns, stressors, or achievements! Please submit a Consent of School Counseling Services form to
  • Mr. Best will collaborate with your students’ outside therapist, psychologist, and other mental health professionals in order to ensure that each student’s overall therapeutic needs are met.
  • Parents are more than welcomed to schedule meetings with Mr. Best to ask for resources, discuss concerns or gain insight in order to help their child succeed throughout the academic school year.

Please feel free to reach out to Mr. Best if he can be of assistance

See video to learn more!

Holy Spirit Coffee with the Counselor

Mr. Best graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Criminology. From there, he went on to complete his Masters at the University of the Cumberlands in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and became board certified as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).  Mr. Best loves working with children of all ages and seeing their overall therapeutic and academic growth. Outside of Holy Spirit, he loves spending time with his family and helping clients through his Private Practice.