Guidance and counselling are important for children and schools have a major role in bringing the best in children. Good conduct is coveted but sometimes young minds need guidance to polish their personality. Now a days, students do not get all what they require from their school or home. The situation is more serious in a village where the school amenities or parents background is far from expectations. The students in the villages are not exposed with the vast opportunities that are available for other children in towns / cities.
Slow learners and academically less scoring school children are given counseling to inculcate an interest in studies and improve their academic score. Confidence and motivation is rendered to the students and counselling given for their betterment. Counselling helps children to assess their abilities, interests and needs and finds solutions to their personal social adjustments at their school and home.
The Government schools in the village, be it primary / high / higher secondary school, VSP adopts the school during the entire project. The following are some of the benefits that students get from counselling :
1. Students are given proper guidance on how to deal with psychological problems which can badly impact their studies. Through these sessions , the students will develop certain problem solving skills as to how to handle with particular issues. 2. Students with drunken parent are given counselling and hand holding to cope with their peculiar problem and to concentrate on their studies. 3. Counselling helps to shape a student`s behavior and also instill discipline in them. 4. Counselling helps the student to achieve their goals. 5. Comprehensive advice is given for career counselling and awareness on the job opportunities that are available is provided during the counselling sessions.