• Your child may see the counselor by:

    · Parent referral (academic concerns, test scores, parent conferences, behavior, etc.)

    · Self-referral (new to school, anxiety, friendship, safety issues, grief and loss, etc.)

    · Teacher referral (brainstorming, support, ADHD, behavior concerns, professional development, etc.)

    · Student Support Team referral

    · Guidance classes


    The purpose of the counseling program at Nathan Adams Elementary:

    The purpose of the school guidance program is to promote and to enhance the learning process. School counselors will work closely with administrators, teachers, parents, and the community to support the Dallas ISD mission and accomplish goals with focus on three strands of guidance.

    · Academic Success

    · Career Information

    · Personal/Social Development