Counselor Appointments

College, Career, and Life Ready!

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Welcome to the Pasco High School’s Student Services Department. We are here to help ALL students become College, Career, and Life Ready. 
Are you in need of crisis support?
BayCare Mobile Crisis Response Team (MRT) Pasco County: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (727) 372-4357
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (free 24/7 crisis support) 1-800-273-TALK (8255) 1-800-799-4889 (TTY: hearing and speech impaired) 
Crisis Text Line (free 24/7 crisis support) Text HOME to 741741


Meet your School Counselors

Ms. Chacon 
Mrs. Rivera
ELL/Spanish Speaking
Mrs. Bright
10th Grade & 9th A-G

Mrs. Shelia Bright is a new Floridian with a recently moved from Charlotte, North Carolina to be near her first grandchild.  Mrs. Bright is an Oklahoma native.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at the University of Central Oklahoma and her Master’s of Science Degree in Professional Counseling from Mid- America Christian University in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mrs. Bright also received her Applied Behavior Analysis certification from Clemson University in South Carolina. Mrs. Bright is a Nationally Certified Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor with a neuroscientific focus. 

Mrs. Bright is passionate about reaching out to help provide a pathway to those who are struggling to find their way, as well as support those who are on the fast track and know where they’re headed.  She is a lifelong learner and volunteer. Mrs. Bright believes that every student is a learner and must have the right environment to reach their highest ability, regardless of their start, which was the reason she became a Special Education teacher of 19 years.

Mrs. Bright is excited about her new role serving as school counselor with the extraordinary counseling team here at Pasco High School.  “GO PIRATES!”

Mrs. Baum
12th Grade & 9th P-Z

I am a Florida resident and grew up in Dade City. I earned my Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Business Administration from Saint Leo University. My journey to becoming part of the Pasco High School family began after working in higher education for 17 years.

In my spare time I enjoy being outdoors in the Florida sun kayaking, bicycling, or just relaxing with a book and my husband and dogs

Mrs. Terrelonge
11th Grade & 9th Grade H-O

I am new to Pasco High School and Florida! Originally from Missouri but spent last 10 years in Texas, where I went graduated with my bachelor’s from Abilene Christian University and master’s in educational psychology from Texas Tech. A little bit about me, I love all things Texas, a good gym sesh, and watching Bluey on repeat with my little girl. 

I am so excited to be here and look forward to a great school year!

Fun fact: My husband is the Air Force recruiter for this school


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