Mental Health Facilitator

Dana Geisel is the Mental Health Facilitator for the Portage la Prairie School Division.

The Mental Health Facilitator's roles include:

  • Implementing and delivering a social emotional learning curriculum in Grade 4, 5, and 6 classrooms across the division
  • Building capacity amongst school staff to deliver SEL lessons
  • Supporting school staff in addressing the mental health needs of students
  • Working collaboratively with school teams and student services
  • Assisting schools in identifying and implementing a whole school approach to mental health promotion
  • Fostering connections between PLPSD and community based mental health resources

Dana Geisel can be contacted at:
École Arthur Meighen School
201 River Road
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3W2
T: 204-857-3405 ext. 644
F: 204-239-5943
E: dgeisel at plpsd dot mb dot ca




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Director of Student Services
Strategic Initiative Learning Coordinator | English as an Additional Language Consultant
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Career Development Coordinator | Indigenous Academic Achievement Facilitator | Outreach Facilitators
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