Mental Health Supports

Did you know we have mental health supports in place for students, as well as some supports directed toward parents? Below is a list of what is currently available. Please also reach out to your student’s counselor if you have questions or concerns.


Sammamish High School BHSS: Sam Sturgeon is a mental health professional with Youth Eastside Services (YES) and SHS. If you are experiencing symptoms of stress, anxiety, sadness, or loneliness we encourage you to reach out.

Sam is available for check-ins and referrals. Please check out the options below and decide what might be right for you.

Sam has Zoom office hours Monday through Friday from 12 pm to 1 pmPlease register in advance by Clicking This Link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Outside Therapist Referrals: SHS partners with outside agency therapists and can do referrals for YES, Sound, and SeaMar. Individual counselors can be contacted for this.

Community Counseling & Health Resources

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the traditional lands of the Coast Salish Peoples. We honor with gratitude the land itself and the Coast Salish Peoples of our region, past, present and future.