Elementary Counselors Work with Students, Parents, Teachers, and Administrators

Students:
  • Counsel individuals and groups
  • Builds children's trust, respect, and self-esteem
  • Understand children's needs and provides support for children
  • Assist students in decision-making skills
  • Help children do better in school and develop interpersonal relationships
  • Help students develop good feelings about work, family, and society

Parents:
  • Provide resources for parent's needs
  • Provide parent support
  • Consultant for parents
  • Assist in developing goals and abilities of children

Teachers and Administrators:

  • Classroom observations
  • Resource person
  • Consultant for staff
  • Evaluate student's needs
  • Evaluate school and guidance programs
  • Referral assistant