School Counseling Overview

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    "School counseling programs support the Standards of Learning by providing guidance to students in their academic, career, and personal and social development. School counselors collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators and others to promote learning and help students establish and achieve their education, career, and personal goals. School counselors provide leadership to ensure that students benefit from effective strategies and services aligned with the Standards for School Counseling Programs in Virginia Public Schools.".

    - From the Virginia DOE Website

    Services

    • Individual and small group counseling
    • Classroom guidance lessons
    • Collaboration with home, school and the community

    Topics

    • Friendship Skills
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Anger Management
    • Divorce
    • Study Skills
    • Test Taking Skills
    • Grief
    • Organization Skills
    • Career Awareness
    • Decision Making Skills
    • Character Development