Guidance Department


The Guidance Center at Mercy Career & Technical High School consists of professional counselors whose main purpose is to help students succeed in school and reach their fullest potential.


News for You 

In this new section, we will share articles, resources, and news that might be useful for parents/guardians thinking about their child/adolescent's well-being. Of course, if we can help in any way, please utilize us as a resource. Check back frequently for updates.

This article from talks about everything you ever wanted to know about therapy, whether you've been once or 100 times.

Meet the Team

Ms. Candace West

12th Grade Counselor

11th & 10th Grade

L-Z Counselor 

Ms. Caitlin Foley

11th, 10th & 9th Grade

A-K Counselor

Ms. M.T. Lopata 

School Social Worker

9th Grade

L-Z Counselor

Mr. Matt Butler 

MSW Intern

Select group of students

“Jameson”  Therapy Dog still in training! 

Wednesdays & Thursdays

Guidance Resource Center