Dr. Shanae Whitehead is currently serving as the Military and Family Life Counselor (MFLC) for Albritton Middle School. Dr. Whitehead will augment Albritton's counseling services in several ways, as noted below. Albritton is very excited to offer the Military Family Life Consultant (MFLC) program, with its flexibility and strict confidentiality at no cost to you. If you have questions about this support resource, please call:
Because military families face unique challenges, especially during this time of war, the Department of Defense provides professional, licensed consultants who offer non-medical behavioral consultation to Service members and their families, children, and the staff of Albritton Middle School.
Called Military Family Life Consultants or MFLCs (pronounced "em-flaks"), they serve each branch of the military service at every installation around the world, at no cost to families.
Our MFLC works in partnership with the Army and with the school but, as a DOD program, maintains some independence to ensure strict confidentiality. For example,
The only exception to strict confidentiality is federal, state or military reporting requirements for domestic violence, child abuse and duty-to-warn situations.
Military families experience many changes so supporting people through change is the most common issue.The MFLC provides behavioral consultation for other issues that are likely to improve in a short period of time. Examples are:
The MFLC helps in a number of roles using several methods, for example the MFLC:
There are strict quality controls for the MFLC Program.For example: