• Desert Heights’ Counseling Mission and Vision Statement:  

    Desert Heights’ is committed to providing a comprehensive counseling program that supports the growth and development of the whole person while ensuring a safe, equitable, and positive learning environment for every student.  Wellness is at the heart of our counseling program to ensure that each student and staff member is able to reach their full potential.  

    Social-emotional and academic success will be supported by providing learning strategies, self-management skills, and social skills. Students will be able to identify their feelings, self-regulate, and communicate with others effectively while demonstrating empathy.  Opportunities for career exploration will be highlighted, and students will be able to link their everyday learning to their future success. The students at DHES are courageous learners who use their strengths and talents to help their school, family, and communities.   

    School Counselor: Ms. Danielle Lozano
    Email: Danielle.lozano@washoeschools.net
    Phone: 677-5444
    Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9am – 4pm
    YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEl3KMRiVz099CLu2bKhXow?view_as=subscriber
    Mental Health & Distance Learning Resources: https://padlet.com/desertheightscounseling/ky3lsyliezmyyc1k
    Distance Learning Counseling Survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfzhNLJO_m9spwBK2Q9pN-ZHR9zDbmdAzQyjsuagLYJHVQc8A/viewform?usp=sf_link

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