Counseling Services

YHS Counseling Services


To empower all students to become successful emotionally, socially, and academically.


Building off of our diverse community, we believe that we need to educate the whole student and help all students become lifelong learners and citizens in the global community. We believe in working as a team to help equitably meet all our students’ individual needs.

Important Mental Health Links

In Crisis/Need Help Now?
Bullying Prevention (Information for Parents)

If you or someone you care about is in crisis, take action (your friend will thank you later).  You have options. Try these tips for supporting a friend or family member:

  •      Call the Crisis Link Hotline at 703-527-4077 or text them at 703-997-5444
  •       Chat online with a specialist at or
  •       24 hour emergency resources: 844-627-4747 / 571-364-7390
  •       Go to the nearest emergency room at your local hospital
  •       Call 911

Not returning to Yorktown for 2021-22? Please complete the Withdrawal Form at this link. If you have questions regarding this process, please contact Ms. Thompson, YHS Registrar, at

Counseling Staff and Counselors


Mr. Mark Rooks, Director of Counseling (703-228-5398)
Ms. Carol Thompson, Registrar (703-228-5408)
Ms. Wendy Boone School Testing Coordinator (703-228-5367)
Ms. Jennifer Falbo, Administrative Assistant (703-228-5403)
Ms. Patricia Rojas, Administrative Assistant (703-228-5363)
Ms. Sonja Schulken, Administrative Assistant (703-228-2549)
Ms. Freweini Berhane, Administrative Assistant (703-228-2540)

School Counselors

Mr. M.D. Calabro College and Career Counselor (703-228-5383)
Ms. Danielle Dessaso Counselor (703-228-5394)
Mr. Rafael Espinoza Counselor (703-228-5357)
Ms. Allison Gilbert Counselor (703-228-5397)
Ms. Austin Hamill Counselor (703-228-5432)
Ms. Juanice Jenkins Counselor (703-228-5353)
Ms.Carolyn Kroeger Counselor (703-228-5396)
Ms. Ashley Moore Counselor (703-228-5395)
Ms. Jessica Reeve Counselor (703-228-5354)
Mr. Jeffrey Stahl Counselor (703-228-8744)
Ms. Audrey Vasquez-Rivera Counselor