Counseling Department

Counseling at DCI

Mission: The mission of the District of Columbia International School’s Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive, data-responsive, and developmentally appropriate counseling program that addresses the social, emotional, and academic needs of our diverse student population.

Vision: We will empower 21st-century students to embody the IB learner profile, exhibiting exemplary communication skills with an ability to reflect on one’s own strengths and areas for growth, and capacity for intellectual, physical, and emotional balance.


  • Individual Counseling
  • Small group counseling
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Risk assessments
  • Teacher & Family Consultation
  • Comprehensive, preventative programming
  • Student Support Services