MCAA School Counseling services include individual and group counseling, parent/teacher consultation, and referrals to community resources. In addition, all students receive classroom developmental lessons focusing on Above the Line expectations for social-emotional & academic development and Georgia's Career Clusters.
About Mr. Creger
This is Mr. Creger's tenth year as a professional school counselor and sixth year at MCAA. He graduated from the University of Illinois, where he completed his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science. Mr. Creger earned his Masters of Science in Education School Counseling at Western Illinois University, and Education Specialist degree in Professional Counseling and Supervision at the University of West Georgia. He serves as the MCAA site supervisor for graduate internship students and aids aspiring counselors in their professional development. Mr. Creger is an active member of Cobb School Counseling Association as membership chair and recent presenter at the 2021 American School Counseling Association Conference. In his spare time he enjoys traveling with his wife, playing soccer, and playing the drums.About Ms. BinkauskasMs. Binkauskas is a new member of the MCAA family but, is not new to the Marietta City School System. Ms. Binkauskas has been in education for the past six years, serving all in Marietta City Schools at Hickory Hills Elementary. She holds a Bachelors’ Degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina- Wilmington and a Masters’ Degree from Liberty University in Education- School Counseling. Ms. Binkauskas has worked as a 5th grade teacher, a team lead, and has served as the team’s collaborative gifted homeroom teacher. Ms. Binkauskas is responsible for serving MCAA’s fifth graders. She provides both math and counseling services to meet the needs of each diverse learner. Ms. Binkauskas serves students in both whole and small groups. In her spare time she enjoys being outside, spending time with family and friends, and training for triathlons. Ms. Binkauskas will become Mrs. Helmick in July of 2022.