Behind the Scenes
A Bit About SMCDSB
Host of OnPoint Parenting and SMCDSB Mental Health Lead
Throughout her career in children’s mental health, Chantelle has supported children, youth, and families in Simcoe Muskoka in both community and school settings. Chantelle has been with the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board since 2014 and has held positions as a School Counsellor, Psychological Associate, and is currently the Mental Health Lead. Chantelle completed her M.Sc. in Counselling Psychology at the University of Calgary and is currently working towards her Doctorate at the University of Toronto. As a mother of two, Chantelle is well aware of the challenges, successes, and adventures in parenting. She is a Barrie local and grew up in Simcoe County. Outside of her work supporting the mental health & well-being initiatives at SMCDSB, you will find her outside, doing yoga, fly fishing, and adventuring with her family.
Catholic Parent Involvement Committee
OnPoint Parenting is brought to you by the Catholic Parent Involvement Committee (CPIC) at the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board. The Catholic Parent Involvement Committee (CPIC) acts as an advisory body to the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board, and provides an important link between parents and the board’s Director of Education and Trustees.
OnPoint Parenting is produced edited by Lydia Bennett and Cole Bennett, in partnership with Portage Creative.