School Counseling

Student Assistant Program
School Counseling Schoology Course As your son/daughter’s school counselors, we will be meeting with your child at various times throughout their career at Dauphin County Technical School. During these meetings, we will discuss his/her progress and future plans beyond graduation. Students are welcome to meet with one of us by scheduling an appointment.Please feel free to contact us with any questions that you may have. We can be reached at (717) 652-3170.

Counselor Assignments:


Ms. Shelly Milbrand

Ext. 7433


Career & Technical Assignment:

  • 9th Grade: A-D (last name)
  • Cosmetology
  • Dental Assistant
  • Emergency & Protective Services
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing Foundations
  • Veterinary Assistant

Mrs. Denise Short

Ext. 7435


Career & Technical Assignment:

  • 9th Grade: Mc – R (last name)
  • Commercial Art
  • Computer Networking Technology
  • Drafting & Design Technology
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Engineering & Machining Design
  • Web Development & Design

Mrs. Sandie Pensiero

Ext. 7452


Career & Technical Assignment:

  • 9th Grade: S – Z (last name)
  • Building Construction Technology
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical Construction & Maintenance
  • HVAC
  • Landscaping and Greenhouse Production
  • Masonry
  • Welding Technology

Mrs. Elizabeth Maurer

Ext. 1208


Social Worker

Homeless Services Page

The DCTS school social worker collaborates with school counselors, administrators, student services, academic and CTE teachers, students, and families. The social worker to identifies and addresses barriers to success, through resource integration and supportive services. The social worker is the assigned McKinney-Vento liaison, the foster care point of contact, and addresses student attendance concerns. The social worker also provides crisis response and assessment, as well as brief supportive counseling. Additionally, social worker oversees the Wolverines ROCK (Resources Opportunities and Connections for Kids).