• Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety (Proverbs 11:14)

  • Goals of School Counseling

    To assist students with educational, personal, and career planning.

    To develop personalized programs based on each student’s needs and abilities.

    To align the school counseling program with the DPS curriculum and ASCA standards 

    To assist students in identifying problems and developing good problem-solving skills.


    Objectives of School Counseling

    To assist students in reaching their potential to become effective learners and leaders

    To assist students in developing the proper skills to build healthy relationships

    School counselors are trained to provide counseling services through eight different types of delivery methods:

    • Counseling Curriculum
    • Small Group Counseling
    • Individual Counseling
    • Crisis Response
    • Individual Student Planning
    • Consultation
    • Collaboration
    • Referral