Please utilize the below link to contact the school counselors if you would like to request a meeting with yourself or your child. 

School Counselor Request Form

PWCS cares deeply about students’ emotional well-being during their time away from school. 

If a student is in need of emotional support after school hours, please feel free to send an e-mail.   A school mental health or health professional will answer and offer virtual support to students to the best of their ability.  This e-mail is not to be used for emergency situations as it will not be monitored 24 hours a day.  If a student is ever in an emergency situation he/she is encouraged to call 911 or utilize one of the resources listed below:


Emergency Resources:

ACTS Helpline                                               703.368.4141

1.800.SUICIDE (24-hour hotline)               1.800.784.2433

Crisis Text Hotline (24-hour hotline)         741741   

PWC Child Protective Services Hotline     703.792.4200

PWC Community Services Board               703.792.7800

Mullen Elementary School Counseling Vision Statement


Mullen Elementary students will reach their full potential as productive and engaged life-long learners full of insight, compassion, and determination ready to make a positive difference in their community.

Mullen Elementary
School Counseling Mission Statement


 The Mullen Elementary School Counseling program is accountable for the academic and social success of all students. We unite to provide a safe and nurturing learning environment which embraces diversity, holds high achievement expectations, and motivates students to life-long learning.   This is achieved by offering all students and stake holders a comprehensive school counseling program.


Mullen Elementary Counseling Department Belief Statement

The Mullen Elementary Counseling Department believes:

• All students have dignity and worth

• All students have the right to participate in the school counseling program

• All students’ ethnic, cultural, racial, sexual differences and special needs are considered in planning and implementing the school counseling program

• All students K-12 shall have access to a full-time, state-certified master’s –degree-level school counselor to deliver the counseling program

 And that the Mullen Comprehensive School Counseling Program should:

• Be based on specified goals and developmental student competencies for all students K-12

• Be planned and coordinated by school counseling teams in coordination with other school, parent or guardian and community representatives.

• Utilize the many combined resources of the community to deliver programs

• Use data to drive program development and evaluation

• Be evaluated by a counseling supervisor on specified goals and agreed upon student competencies

• Actively involve counseling team members to monitor students’ results

 And that all counselors in the Mullen School will:

• Abide by the professional school counseling ethics as advocated by the American School Counselor Association

• Participate in professional development activities essential to maintain a quality school counseling program

To contact your School Counselor, please call 703.330.0427 or send an e-mail to:

Rebecca Cottle-Makhene

email:  cottlerr

Carrie Andrews 


Aliyah Williams