El Estoque

Journeys: three roads that crossed at counseling

A young Stiver poses for a school picture
MVHS’s four counselors share the paths they’ve taken that brought them to the counseling profession
January 9, 2020
MVHS’s four counselors share the paths they’ve taken that brought them to the counseling profession

A dead end: Exploring the way mental health issues are tackled at MVHS

A dead end: Exploring the way mental health issues are tackled at MVHS
Many students don’t take advantage of mental health resources on campus
May 20, 2019

High test scores, newly renovated facilities and a handful of student wellness resources. From the outside, MVHS seems like the perfect school. The school’s academically thriving student body, however,...

Bridging therapy and culture

Bridging therapy and culture
Bilingual student advocate Ya-Huei Chi reflects on her experience as a counselor
November 20, 2018

Eight years ago, Ya-Huei Chi was working as a physical therapist at a hospital in Taiwan. Before the hospital opened at 8 a.m., she remembers that people would line up outside the hospital, eager to enter....

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