What is a Counselor?

  • The Elementary School Counselor

    • Counsels children individually and in small groups
    • Teaches guidance lessons in classrooms
    • Consults with teachers and parents to promote a student's academic success
    • Provides information on community resources for families
    • Processes referrals for the identification of special academic needs for children
    • Participates in curriculum development
    • Promotes student achievement and character education through special events
    • Offers positive strategies for all learners

    Classroom Guidance Topics

    • Character Education
    • Conflict Resolution and Bullying
    • Individual differences
    • Peer Relations and conflict resolution
    • Substance abuse awareness and prevention
    • Personal safety
    • Career awareness
    • Study and test-taking skills
    • Decision making and problem-solving
    • Self-esteem and internal motivation
    • Strategies for coping with emotions and difficult situations

    Individual & Group Counseling

    • Helps children cope with difficult and/or unchangeable life events
    • Teaches children to recognize and make use of their potential
    • Gives children the opportunity to share their feelings and concerns
    • Develop problem-solving strategies
    • Teaches decision-making skills
    • Builds self-esteem and confidence


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