Martinez, Lauren

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counselorHello, my name is Lauren Martinez.  I am the school counselor for Douglass Elementary. I am a native El Pasoan and attended Western Hills Elementary, L.B.J. Elementary, Morehead Middle School, and Coronado High School which are all in the  El Paso Independent School District.  I earned a Bachelors degree in interdisciplinary studies with a focus on education from UTEP in 2010. Prior to my current position as a counselor, I enjoyed teaching first grade for four years.  As a teacher I was always drawn to the counseling field. I earned my Master of Education with a concentration in school counseling from UTEP in 2016.   I love being the counselor at Douglass Elementary! My day is filled with children which adds so much to my life!  I provide guidance lessons throughout the school year in regards to positive self-esteem, anti-bullying, creating a compassionate/caring school climate, goal setting, making positive choices  and many other related themes.  Individual/Group Counseling and conflict mediation is also available to provide a healthy, safe school environment.

If you need to contact me, please click on the Contact Me link, or call the school at   915-236-8750 to schedule an appointment.


Lauren A. Martinez MA, Lamarti1@episd.org