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Counseling and Wellness Center

The Counseling & Wellness Center at Merrick Avenue Middle School is committed to serving the Bellmore-Merrick community by helping foster and support the academic, social and emotional development of all students.

Wellness Center Hours: Mondays 2:45-4:30

Meet the MAMS PPS Staff


Staff Contact Information

2022-23 Counselor Directory

Click on a counselor's name below to email them.

Counselor Grade Assignment Phone
Ms. Melissa Colombo 7th A-Kh 516‑992‑1222
Mr. Bob Kaible 7th Ki-Z 516‑992‑1223
Ms. Tammy Sabatino 8th A-K 516‑992‑1211
Mr. Mark Gross 8th L-Z 516‑992‑1228


School Psychologists

Ms. Kristin Bishop
[email protected]

Dr. Kristine McKiernan
[email protected]


School Social Worker

Mr. Kevin Darcy
[email protected]


Tempo Social Worker

Ms. Sara Micieli
[email protected]



Coping with Stress


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