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Chaffee Elementary School Counseling Program


Velendia Burwell: Chaffee Elementary Counselor

Links: School Counseling Department for Huntsville City Schools

Counseling Services

I am very happy to serve the students, faculty, staff and community as your school counselor.  My program provides student services through individual and group counseling. I also provide information about community resources for families.  My desire as counselor is to provide services that will promote and support individual and school success.


Classroom Guidance lessons include, but not limited to the following:

  • Study Skills

  • Career Awareness, Exploration and Planning

  • Social Skills-Understanding Self and Others

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Goal Setting and Decision Making

  • Substance Abuse

  • Multicultural/Diversity Awareness

  • Individual Student Planning

  • Character Education


Individual Guidance /Small Group

Anger Management

Decision Making


Death of Love One/Pet



Academic Support

And Others


Responsive Services

Small Group Counseling

Individual/Family/School Crisis Intervention

Conflict Resolution


Response to Intervention (RTI)


Individual Counseling