Guidance is crucial in every aspect of your life. When it comes to education, it is even more important as the educational institute are not capable of imparting quality and complete knowledge. Hence, for the overall development of every student to allow them to perform and achieve the best, counselling is significant.
Often it is considered that guidance and counselling is a requirement for those who have a career or goal in life. The reality is, counselling involves interaction of a mentor with the student, which is a requirement for each of them. From the beginning of a student’s school life till the achievement of their goal, interaction or right counselling is important for them.
Importance of Counselling in Education
Understanding: Counselling helps a student open up before their mentor and communicate whatever they want to without any hesitation. On the other hand, a mentor when interacts with their student understand them better. Understanding a student helps a mentor impart knowledge and guide in the right way specific to individual student.
Focus: Regular counselling sessions help build trust among the students. They feel comfortable and secure that they are into safe hands and can seek guidance anytime. Further, this helps the students to focus on their studies and career better. Productive interaction with the students brings a sense of direction and clarity in them. Also, during the time of tension, they are able to focus more on gaining solutions.
Control: For many educational institutions, keeping the students in discipline is a major concern. To achieve this, they take various measures to control the students. However, when students are given regular counselling sessions, they understand why is it important to stay disciplined in life, that too, effortlessly. Regular interactions, thus, help to keep a check on the students.
Regular counselling sessions aimed at creating a dialog with the students brings a positive attitude towards life and their career in the future. It is like building the future on a well-laid foundation.