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Leigh Suga

School Counselor/Social Worker

San Jose CA USA

Home Phone: (408)207-6150

About My Work

Profession/Role

  • Mental Health Professional

Ages

  • PreK
  • K5
  • 6th-8th
  • 9th-12th

Environments

  • After School
  • Agency / Mental Health
  • Education / Classroom Program
  • Families & One-on-One
  • Foster Care / Probation

Specialties

Individual, group and crisis counseling, social emotional learning, autism spectrum, ADD, ADHD, learning disabilities, anxiety, at-risk youth, families, positive behavioral interventions and supports

Biography

Leigh Suga has worked with youth for over a decade in educational settings. She incorporates mindfulness into her work as a counselor through individual, small group and whole class learning. Leigh believes all students can thrive given the right support and encouragement and loves that mindfulness promotes a more positive school climate.

Leigh holds a degree from UC Santa Barbara as well as a masters degree in Social Work and two PPS credentials from San Jose State University.