Mrs. MaiKo Yang, School Counselor

Phone: 704-260-6543


Degrees and Certifications:

-Master's degree in School Counseling -Bachelor's degree in Social Work -NC School Counselor's License

Mrs. MaiKo Yang, School Counselor


Hello:  My name is MaiKo Yang, and I am one of the school counselors here at MPMS.  I have been a school counselor for 14 years, and this is my 6th year with Cabarrus County Schools.  I will be working with all the 6th grade students and half of the 7th grade students who are on the Pfeiffer Team.  During my free times,  I enjoy reading, watching movies, and spending time with my husband and children.

The services listed below are some of the comprehensive school counseling services that are provide here at MPMS:

*Individual counseling
*Group counseling
*Small counseling groups (social skills, anxiety, study skills, mindfulness, etc...)
*Classroom guidance lessons (careers, bullying prevention, setting goals, CFNC, etc...)
*Weekly and/or biweekly check ins and check outs with specific students
*MPMS Peer Mediation Program (4th year in existence)
*Collaboration/consultation with school personnel
*Collaboration/consultation with outside community agencies
*Referrals for intensive counseling services
 I will be available through email.  My office hours are the following:
Mondays-Fridays                  8:30 - 4:00 
*Not available during these timeframes
Lunch break                          11:30-12:00
7th grade virtual meetings   12:00-1:21 
6th grade virtual meetings    2:00-3:25 
Stay safe during this time!


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