DHS Counseling Department



The mission of the Dexter High School counseling department is to provide high quality, comprehensive school counseling services to all students. Our program, as guided by the ASCA National Model, is designed to help all students develop and enhance their academic, career, and personal/social strengths in order to become responsible and productive citizens. There is a commitment to individual uniqueness and the maximum development of human potential. Through the skillful use of strategic, timely, and personal interventions, counselors customize educational experiences in order to enhance capabilities, close achievement gaps among high and low performing groups and support positive choices.

Read more about our guiding principles, services, standards, and focus areas in our School Counseling Mission Statement.

Counseling News

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Posted Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 5:00:00 PM
"It's a Journey" is a new student mental health podcast series created by EMU Professor Amy Lamb in conjunction with Mill Creek middle school.
Posted Monday, Apr 16, 2018 3:12:46 PM
Wednesday, April 18th 6:30pm-7:30pm in the Dexter High School Media Center
Posted Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 12:00:00 PM
Please click this post title for access to 2018-19 school calendar.
Posted Monday, Feb 26, 2018 1:24:19 PM
Deadline to Apply: March 16, 2018
Posted Monday, Feb 12, 2018 10:49:00 AM
February 26, 6:45pm at DHS - Parents and Students are invited to watch SCREENAGERS, a documentary about the impact of technology on students.
Posted Monday, Dec 18, 2017 9:52:19 AM
This January: Community Ed and DHS Athletics Present Highly Recommended, Free Workshops for Parents/Guardians of Athletes. No registration required.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 6:51:00 AM
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Posted Monday, Oct 2, 2017 10:58:17 AM
DCS is hosting a presentation on the impact of technology on mental health. Important info for parents! Wed. Oct 18th, 7-8:30pm at Mill Creek
Posted Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 2:51:36 PM
DHS Graduate Ryan McGinnis is one of four students nationally to win a National Ocean Science Bowl Scholarship for 2016.
Posted Friday, May 6, 2016 12:17:00 PM
Dexter High School is now accepting applications for Link Crew members and a School Board representative!

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself, any direction you choose.” - Dr. Seuss

Contact Us

  • DHS Counseling Office
    2200 N. Parker Rd.
    Dexter, MI 48130
  • School Hours
    M-F 8:00am - 2:51pm
    Half Days
    8:00am - 11:25am
    Office Hours
    M-F 7:30am - 4:30pm
  • (734) 424-4240 option 2
    (734) 424-4252 fax
  • Department Chair
    Geraldine Brady-Holmes
    Department Secretary
    Megan Stehley-Landrum
  • Dexter Community Schools  734-424-4100
  • 7714 Ann Arbor Street,
    Dexter, MI 48130 
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