Counseling Office

240-740-6710 (Phone)
301-230-2292 (Fax)

Meet the Counseling Staff


Counselor Student Last Name Alphabetical Assignment
Jackie McKibben A - BIR
Jorinna Tran BL - DOU
Jim Alessi DOW - LA
Nikki Cooper LE - RAM
Sarabjeet Saluja RAN - Z

Counseling Secretary and Registrar:  Ms. Nancy Vasquez  

The Tilden Middle School counseling department is committed to empowering every student to realize his or her potential by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program.  We inspire learning by fostering academic, career, and social-emotional development, while encouraging students to become independent thinkers and creative problem solvers.

Visit our NEW Counseling Department Website


Resources:  Workshops and Classes for Parents and/or Students

Parent Academy 

Naviance Student   

Montgomery College for Kids

Topics of Interest

Five Ways to Deal with Anxiety (Student Resource)

Culture Shock (Student Resource)

Why Am I in Such a Bad Mood? (Student Resource)

How Can I Deal with My Anger? (Student Resource)

Anti-Bullying Games

What to do if your child has received inappropriate or disturbing computer communication   

Frequently Asked Questions

Resources: Suicide Prevention

2020 Signs of Suicide Tilden Brochure

Signs of Suicide Parent Newsletter 

Risk Factors, Warning Signs and Precipitating Events

Youth Depression and Suicide Myths & Facts

Helping Youth Who Self-Injure