Benefits of Counseling

Benefits for Students
  • Prepares students for the challenges of the 21st century through, academic, career, and personal/social development
  • Relates educational program to future success
  • Facilitates career exploration and development
  • Develops decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Assist in acquiring knowledge of self and others
  • Enhances personal development
  • Assists in developing effective interpersonal relationship skills
  • Broadens knowledge of our changing world
  • Provides advocacy for students
  • Encourages facilitative, cooperative peer interactions
  • Fosters resiliency factors for students
  • Assures equitable access to education
 
Benefits for Parents
  • Prepares students for the challenges of the 21st century through, academic, career, and personal/social development
  • Provides support for parents in advocating for their child’s academic, career, and personal/social development
  • Develops a system for their child’s long-range planning and learning
  • Increase opportunities for parent/school interaction
  • Enables parents to access school and community resources