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

DEXTER ATHLETICS PARENTING SERIES - January 2018
Posted 12/18/2017 09:52AM

 

Parenting Today’s Youth Athletes: A Three-Part Seminar Especially for Parents and Guardians of Recreational and Competitive Athletes

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18th, 2018 at Dexter High School CPA

6:30 PM - 7:30PM The Role of Parents in Athletics.A straightforward message from athletes to their parents about how adults can help their athletic performance, create good memories and demonstrate respect from the perspective of young people. 

7:30PM-8:00PM Discussion and Break

8:00PM-9:00pm “Raising a Confident Athlete.” Steps for parents to become confidence builders. This is applicable for any performance activity.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21st, 2018 at Dexter High School CPA

6:00pm-7:30pm “The Myths and Realities of Specialization.” Multi-sport athlete or a one-sport focus? This session discusses the impacts of specialization on youth athletes today.

These workshops are open to the public, free of charge, highly recommended for parents and guardians of athletes of all ages. No registration required. Please join us 


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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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