CCA Site Based Substance Abuse Counselor Contact William Batten at CCA High School for more information. wbatten@cca.k12.ia.us 

MECCA’s Site Based Substance Abuse Counselor provides services to Clear Creek Amana high school 3 days a week. The substance abuse counselor works with students, staff, and parents to increase their knowledge about the risks of substance use and increase skills needed to:

  • Make healthy decisions
  • Communicate effectively
  • Identify and achieve goals
  • Develop positive friendships
  • Resist pressures to use alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
  • Identify signs and symptoms of student substance abuse
  • Effectively refer students who need help for substance abuse issues
  • Develop effective policies to reduce substance abuse by students

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The Site-Based Counselor also provides confidential counseling, prevention education, support, consultation, and referral services to students, faculty, staff and parents.

The mission of the Clear Creek Amana Community School District is to prepare students to be productive, responsible,
community members by providing an environment that inspires quality life-long learning.