School Counseling

The counseling program at DIS supports the academic, social, emotional, and physical needs of students, families, and staff. Services support the mission statement and core principles at DIS. The counselors offer guidance and support to students and parents.

The staff strives to form partnerships between the school and family to help students succeed at DIS. More specifically, the counselors are concerned with how students are learning, feeling, and behaving in the school environment.

Services Provided Include:

  • Consultation
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Guidance Lessons
  • Group and Individual Counseling
  • Social, Emotional, Developmental Resources
  • Group Presentations and In-service Training
  • Learning Differences Consultation
  • Professional Referrals
  • School Climate Project
  • Community Development

School Counselors

List of 2 members.

  • Kym Brinkley 

    School Counselor/ Student Life Coordinator
    Adams State University - MA - School Counseling
    2018
  • Photo of Kelley Loyd

    Ms. Kelley Loyd 

    Lower School Counselor
    UNT - MS-Counseling
    2015

Lower School Campus

6039 Churchill Way, Dallas, TX 75230
Tel: (972) 991-6379; Fax: (972) 991-6608

Upper School Campus

17811 Waterview Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75252
Tel: (469) 250-0001; Fax: (214) 570-4900