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Mission Statement

Guidance and Counseling Department’s Mission is to implement a comprehensive school counseling program to promote student success through academic achievement, promote prevention and intervention activities to provide a safe and nurturing environment, provide social/emotional and career development, and increase student’s admittance and success in intituitions of social/emotional and career development, and increase student’s admittance and success in higher learning.



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middle school counselor


Mary Pacheco


Hector Gutierrez
Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor

Hector Gutierrez

Suicide Prevention | Laredo Independent School District Formerly the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 988 is a hotline that provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.
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The Department of Family and Protective Services provides this secure website for reporting suspicions of abuse, neglect and exploitation of children, adults with disabilities, or people 65 years or older.  Laredo: (956) 764-6040                                                 

Laredo Child Protective Services                                                Laredo: (956) 728-7383                                      

Border Region

Border Region Behavioral Health Center is a non-profit, tax-exempt contract agency of the state of Texas that is governed by a nine-member board of trustees appointed by
the county commissioner courts of Webb, Zapata, Jim Hogg, and Starr Counties.

(956) 794-3000 or 24-hour hotline 1-800-643-1102

Pillar Strong - Laredo, Tx - The Road to Healing Begins Here

PILLAR is a non-profit Mental Health Organization and a License Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment Facility whose goal is to reduce bullying, suicide incidents, substance abuse/use behaviors and increase access to services.

(956) 723-7457 Crisis Hotline (888)843-1315

SCAN Serving Children and Adults in Need Inc. | Laredo TX

SCAN provides children and adolescents with the opportunity to participate in a variety of evidence-based intervention programs that are designed to effectively intervene once problem behaviors have been identified.

(956) 724-3177 or 1-800-355-7226

Border Region

The Child, Adolescent and Parent Services Program (CAPS) provides comprehensive services to children and adolescents ages 3 through 17 with a diagnosis of mental illness, who may exhibit an emotional, behavioral or mental disorder with a serious functional impairment.

(956) 794-3157 or Crisis Hotline 1-800-643-1102









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