HMS Counseling Services

Welcome to Henry Middle School

Counseling Services

We hope your time at Henry Middle School (HMS) is always positive. We feel the better informed you are, the more positive your experience will be.

This webpage was designed to help you and your child navigate smoothly through middle school. Please regularly visit the entire website, including teacher web pages, in order to be up-to-date on upcoming events. We are here to assist you in any way we can, and we hope this web page serves as an effective tool for your journey.

From course selection and placement in special programs to guidance with personal academic concerns, the counselors are available for you. In addition to assisting individual students, we conduct various guidance related activities from classroom lessons and small groups to campus-wide events throughout the year.

We look forward to guiding you through a successful year at Henry Middle School!

- HMS Counseling Staff

LISD District Counseling Services Resources

ADAPT-Alcohol Drug Prevention Team

This program aims to provide alcohol and drug abuse prevention education and counseling so that students develop intellectually, socially and emotionally free of drug/alcohol use. More info found here:

ADAPT offers many services such as:

      • Alcohol, tobacco and other drug education programs in schools
      • Individual and small group counseling
      • Tobacco cessation classes for middle and high school students
      • Voluntary Drug Testing Program for middle and high school students
      • Substance abuse assessments
      • ****Please contact Counseling Dept. for more information.

FST-Family Services Team

Mission Statement: Provide services that help LISD students and families achieve a sense of safety, stability and healthy well-being in order to be successful in school. More info found here:

FST offers many services such as:

      • Provide short-term individual and group counseling with students and/or guardian(s)
      • Provide case management services
      • Conduct assessments and provide referrals to community agencies for mental health issues
      • Submit referrals to community agencies for basic needs assistance
      • Provide parenting support
      • Provide community outreach
      • Support for consultation with LISD school personnel
      • Support inter-agency collaboration and coordination
      • Facilitate crisis intervention
      • Provide training to campus staff on crisis systems and processes
      • ****Please contact Counseling Dept. for more information.