Welcome to Samuel T. Busansky Upper Elementary's Counseling Webpage!
Hello Busansky Parents & Scholars!
It is my goal, as Busansky's School Counselor, to help you and your child have a happy and successful school experience!
Through our Counseling Program, our students will grow socially and emotionally through classroom guidance lessons, small group counseling, individualized counseling, and much more! Students are more than welcome to come see me on their own or may be referred to see me by a parent, teacher, or administrator.
To learn more about me and to find outside community resources, visit: CLICK HERE
Joshua Besserman, MA, NCC
609-893-8141, ext. 1964
"Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try." -Gail Devers
How can YOU make this school year GREAT?
Start by showing the 5 Core Values of Character: Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Perseverance, & Service
Respect: using good manners, consider the feelings of others, sharing and being appreciative, dealing with anger appropriately
Responsibility: being accountable, learning from mistakes, dealing with disappointments, accepting consequences
Integrity: thinking of yourself, appreciating yourself, doing your very best, working well with others, being the best you can be, standing up for who you are
Perseverance: having patience, having a positive attitude, getting the task/chore done
Service: helping others without expecting anything in return, being a good friend, following rules