• Counseling Staff

    Sandra Casey
    Sandra Casey
    Counselor for minor students (under 18)
    Office: (775) 337-9939 ext. 35116 Cell: (775) 432-8458
    Office Hours: Monday  9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. Tuesday/Wednesday 12:00-6:30 p.m., Thursday 9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.
    *There are times when I may be called into a meeting during my office hours. Please feel free to call RISE to ensure I'm on site before stopping in.   

     Shannon Quinn
    Shannon Quinn

    Counselor for adult students (18 and over)
    Office: (775) 337-9939 ext. 35117 Cell: (775) 567-8756

    Office Hours: Monday 11:30-6:00 p.m. and Tuesday- Thursday 9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.
     
    *
    There are times when I may be called into a meeting during my office hours. Please feel free to call RISE to ensure I'm on site before stopping in. 

Resources

  • 988 Mental Health Crisis Lifeline
    If you have an urgent mental health need, dial 988 from any phone to be connected to a National Suicide Prevention counselor. 

    Care Solace*

    Washoe County School District partnered with Care Solace to support the well-being of students, staff, and their family members. Care Solace is a complimentary and confidential care coordination service that can help you quickly find mental health or substance use treatment options matched to your needs regardless of circumstance.

    If you would like to use Care Solace to help you find a provider:

    • Call 888-515-0595 available 24/7/365 in any language.
    • Visit www.caresolace.com/washoe and either search on your own OR click “Book Appointment” for assistance by video chat, email, or phone.


    UNR Outreach Clinics* 
    Free medical care for under insured, uninsured and those without Social Security numbers. 

    Please find resources regarding stress and mental health in regards to Covid-19 HERE*. 

    Free WiFi hotspot map*

    White House Get Internet Program*

    ATT Discounted Internet Program*

    Emergency Broadband Benefit*
    The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more

    Additional resources can be found at Findhelp.org* on Nevada211* or on our Community Resources Link.

    Additional mental health resources can be found on our Counseling Resources Link 

    *These websites are not maintained by WCSD.