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SAIT

Student Assistance Intervention Team

The Student Assistance Intervention Team at AAHS is comprised of professionally trained school counselors, teachers, and human service representatives. The primary focuses of SAIT is to assist students and parents to access school and community services that help to identify and resolve barriers to a student’s academic success. SAIT is based upon state guidelines and each team member has been professionally trained in accordance with the state’s specifications.


Students are referred to SAIT for different reasons including substance abuse, stressful relationships at school or home, mental health issues, including depression or thoughts of suicide. Anyone can make a confidential referral to SAIT.

f you have any questions or would like additional information please contact Drew Yingling at 814-946-8278. Please link to our SAIT Brochure for more information on the confidential SAIT process.

Additional Educational Resources:

Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Loss

Suicide Prevention

Violence