Partners are Important/Resources



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Parenting is a hard job! It is even more difficult when your student is struggling socially and/or academically!  Please note below some parenting resources!


School-Based and Outside Counseling

 Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) Batesville, Indiana ~ (812) 934-4210

Offers both School-Based Counseling Services and Outside Counseling Services

For more information about out School Based Program at BIS, please contact the school counselor

Ireland Home Based Services, Versailles, Indiana ~ (812) 479-1856

Batta Counseling Services, Greensburg, Indiana ~ (812) 222-2626

Kendra L. Martin, MSSW, LCSW, LLC, Greensburg, Indiana ~ (812) 510-3350


Other Community Resources

Safe Passage Domestic Violence Shelter Helpline ~ (877) 733-1990

Batesville Area Ministerial Association Food Pantry ~ (812) 932-2622

So Loved Clothing Closet ~ Jaime (812) 212-5039, Kayla (812) 593-9840


Parenting Books

1-2-3- Magic, Effecfive Discipline for Children 2-12, By Thomas W. Phelan, PhD

What Great Parents Do 75 Simple Strategies for Raising Kids Who Thrive, By Erica Reischer, PhD

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, By Stephen Covey


Helpful Books for Student Concerns

I love Julia Cook books.  Here is a list that I have in my classroom!

A Bad Taste of Tattle Tongue

Personal Space Camp

Cell Phoney

I Can’t Find My Whatchamacallit!


Winners Don’t Whine and Whiner’s Don’t Win

Wilma Jean the Worry Machine

Ricky Sticky Fingers

Soda Pop Head

Don’t Be Afraid to Drop!

The Worst Day of My Life Ever!

Making Friends is An Art!

I Just Don’t Like the Sound of No!

Hygiene…You Stink!

Tease Monster


Other Helpful Books

The Way I Feel By: Janan Cain

Today I Feel Silly and other MOODS That Make My Day By:  Jamie Lee Curtis

Trouble Talk By: Trudy Ludwig

Sorry By: Trudy Ludwig

Just Kidding By: Trudy Ludwig

Better Than You By: Trudy Ludwig

Too Perfect By:  Judy Ludwig