• Mount Nittany Middle School Student Assistance Program (SAP)
    If you are, or someone you know is: 
    • often sad, angry, or anxious
    • using drugs or alcohol or being affected by a family member's use
    • getting poor grades at school
    • struggling with emotional or mental health 
    SAP can help.    
    Mount Nittany Middle School has a group of specially trained staff dedicated to helping students who are having problems in or out of school. 
    To get in touch with our SAP team, fill out a request for assistance:
    or talk to a teacher, counselor, administrator, staff member, or any adult who can help you contact the counseling office.
    MNMS SAP Team Members: 
    For information or help, contact any of the people below:
    Heidi Arruda
    Nurse haa14@scasd.org
    Linda Brown   Counselor lsb11@scasd.org
    Lorraine Howley Teacher (room 246) lgh12@scasd.org
    Brian Ishler
    Principal bhi12@scasd.org
    Jennifer Kauffman
    Counseling Secretary jak35@scasd.org
    Jamie Muscarella Teacher (room 114) jxm39@scasd.org
    Doug Romig Counselor dtr12@scasd.org
    Alex Raup Assistant Principal adr25@scasd.org
    Cindy Sergeon Home School Visitor ces31@scasd.org
    Amy Sliman Teacher (room 150) ams81@scasd.org
    Alison Turley Counselor  amt25@scasd.org
    Do you need to talk now? 

    Hot Lines

    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)


    Crisis Text Line: Text 741-741


    Center for Community Resources 24 hour crisis line (formerly Can Help):    1-800-643-5432

    Center for Community Resources provides crisis, mental health and/or drug and alcohol services for Centre County. 


    Centre Helps Community Help Center 24 hour Hot Line:    814-237-5855

    Centre Helps navigates the local safety net for our friends and neighbors in need. Whether in crisis or struggling to make ends meet, our community can always find help through the talented staff and volunteers at Centre Helps.



    Drug and Alcohol Treatment

    Clear Concepts    355-7629

    Counseling Alternatives    231-0940

    Quest    342-1515 or 357-5953



    General Information

    Centre County MH/MR D&A (Base Service Unit 8:30-5:00) 355-6786


Last Modified on August 14, 2020