School counselors are expected to help students work through issues related to academics, health, social, personal and family problems
The school counselor listens, documents and helps students process their problems, providing referrals to other resources as needed.
They are mediators, negotiators and advocates for students, and they also design and implement programs to help everyone thrive in the school setting while preparing them for the next stages in their lives.
10 Traits Ms. Lisa Has That Make Her a GREAT School Counselor!
A good listener
A good communicator
Accept & embrace diversity
Being able to coordinate
Good evaluation skills
Sense of humor