Whitman MS Counseling Team

Welcome to the Whitman Middle School Counseling information page.


Cheryl Fraley
Counselor (All Grades)
Schedule: M-F 9.a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Michael Murphy

Ellis, Erika
Prevention & Intervention

Student Resource Links and Phone Numbers

View this helpful SPS Student Resource List with emergency phone numbers, help with physical or mental health, food needs and more!

Mental Health Support

If you, your student, or someone your student cares about is struggling with mental health, substance abuse, or suicidal ideation, there are resources available.

  • NAMI Crisis Line: Text NAMI to 741-741. Connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.
  • NAMI HelpLine: Volunteers answer questions, offer support and provide practical next steps. Chat, call or email: the NAMI HelpLine at Available Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., ET. 1-800-950-NAMI (6264).

Whitman MS Counselors are trained and skilled at helping students with these issues – students can walk into the Counseling office or email the counselors. Families can contact the counselors directly: Michael Murphy at and Cheryl Fraley at