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60 Free Essays on Why I Want To Be A Guidance Counselor

  1. Professional Reflection

    and earn a B.S, and more importantly, why I chose guidance counseling. Mr. Harris is a motivational force for students, staff, administration, parents, and is a pillar in the community. He epitomizes the type of counselor that I would strive to become in my career. Mr. Harris has long history of...

  2. Reflection Paper

    another place where I met new friends, and realized new things. I may not be the best trainee, but I know I have left a mark. May it be positive, or negative, it doesn’t matter. At least I found a few good people who made another bullet to the list of why I don’t want to pursue Guidance and Counseling...

  3. Summer Therapeutic Activities Program Autistic Support Group

    , Benjie told me that showing the favorite thing sometimes helps to calm the student down. It seems like the camp counselor has to be very attentive and be on guard for any possible incidences. I think that a program like STAP is great. It has beautiful facilities to run various therapeutic...

  4. Overcoming an Obstacle

    so she was a little nervous of what was going to happen. When she stepped into the main office she saw they were police officers and her guidance counselor so immediately she thought that she was in trouble but she did not know why she was in trouble. So she asked “ am I in trouble?” the guidance...

  5. Counseling Philosophy

    students find her approachable. As we all know, counselors are known to be strict and serious in most public schools. Students are afraid of them. I want to change the image of counselors and have a more positive view when talking to them. That when they enter the guidance office, students will feel...

  6. Contrast

    were all the times he had incorporated me into his lies. Like the time he told my guidance counselor that I had to miss school for exploratory surgery, when he really needed me to clean his room. And it even started to bother me when someone would call for him and he would ask me to tell them that...

  7. School Counselor

    . Then, counselors can help students to understand and learn to deal with the intellectual, emotional, social, and physical changes that occur in the student’s transition from childhood to adolescence, and finally to a young adult. Personally, I feel that I would be an excellent guidance counselor...

  8. A Proposal For Counseling In Primary SChool

    (P/S) What I Like about Myself (P/S) Study Skills (A) Coping with Stress (P/S) Dealing with Pressure (P/S) Consultant Peer Guidance Counselor Mentor Mentee Group work Learning to Responsible (P/S) Responsibilities in School and Home (P/S) Things that are Difficult/Easy to Do (A) Studying...

  9. Professiona Idenity Paper

    . The question changed when I began to pursue a career in counseling. The question became “Why do I want to be a counselor? Who do I want to serve? What is it about me that feels that I can be effective at helping people change their lives? The questions continue and Im still seeking my “identity” in...

  10. Learning How to Deal Bipolar Disorder

    her I was going to cut myself. I never thought that she would tell our middle school guidance counselor. She called me down to her office the next day and made me show her both of my wrists. After that, the school called my mom and she took me to a psychiatrist who discovered I had bipolar disorder...

  11. Modguide

    be organized and practiced as a position within a set of services, placing school counselors in an ancillary position to the rest of education. If guidance and counseling is going to make the contributions it can and should make to assist all students to achieve success in school academically and...

  12. The Danger of Alcoholism

    places to turn for help: a supportive adult, such as your guidance counselor, or a relative or older sibling will understand what you're going through. In conclusion, the effects of alcoholism which are physical, psychological, and economic can cause many problems that affect your life in all...

  13. Personal Ethics and Values

    lying, stealing, or cheating would not be tolerated and I would be held accountable if I did these acts and punished accordingly. They taught me to be honest, respectful to others, treat others how you would want to be treated, and work hard for what I want. In my life I have been fortunate enough...

  14. Looking for Resolution

    my son, talking to the school guidance counselor and talking to the teacher, it was obvious that my son and his teacher didn’t relate to one another. It wasn’t that our son didn’t know the subject matter, it was that he didn’t arrive at the answer the way his teacher wanted him too. I...

  15. Adolescent Counseling and the Significant Aspects of Counseling Our Youth

    become. This is a time that adolescents may need to turn to someone else for help and guidance. For this reason Adolescent Counselors are extremely important and it can be both tricky and rewarding. There are many different important aspects that pertain to Adolescent Christian Counseling such as...

  16. Psychology and Theology

    was complaining all the time that why Lord selected my innocent beloved to leave this world at such a young age. My belief was getting firmer day by day that God does not listen to my demands at all that’s why he snatched someone who was more than life for me. I could not make myself survive with...

  17. counselor interview

    counseling, along with consultations with staff, parents and the community. As a guidance counselor she is excited and happy to be a part of the early education counseling program at Ysleta. Her goal is to continue providing the help, support and a positive environment. She wants to help students develop...

  18. Criminals

    this career path. This paper will be discussing the criminal justice career path I would like to pursue. The career I would like to pursue is a criminal counselor. Years ago when I started attending college I had no clue of what I wanted to do in this field. At first I thought I wanted to be a...

  19. Canterbury Tales

    require some type of creativity to reach a positive outcome, the Dreamer-Minstrel uses entertainment to connect with people. I read poems, act, and am musically inclined which makes me stand out from the modern counselor who normally just wants to talk about the problem. Modern counselors normally only...

  20. roles of a gc

    important choices that will affect their lives; hence guidance counselors play very vital roles in our every day situation. Geldard, 2003 affirms that guidance counselors need to have an understanding of psychology and human development processes and impeccable comprehension counseling theory and a...

  21. Asa Malak Iasdqw

    Guidance and Counseling Center. I created two different set of forms. The purpose of the attention letters to be posted on the bulletin is to have the counselor to chat with the students on the list so that they can talk and discussed about the test that they have taken up in order for them to have a...

  22. Finding the Validity/Efficiency of Peer Counseling Through Group Works in Jacinto P. Elpa National High School for School Year 2009-2010

    The Students’ Peer Assistance Club (SPAC) is primarily created to assist the School Guidance Counselor in the following activities: 1.  After having undergone a training on basic counseling technique in group works which I borrowed from Existentialist, specifically via Logotherapy, SPAC members...

  23. Suicide Paper

    is sober. I have called Josh into my office. Counselor:” Hello Josh. How are you doing today?” Client: Ok, I guess. Counselor: I want you to know how sorry I am for your loss. Client: I just can’t seem to stop thinking about Carol killing herself. Counselor: I understand it must be real...

  24. Addressing the Differences

    he is so call out with the boys. But when the table turns and you are the one out with girls having innocence fun we are accused of infidelity. I have asked myself this question several times why they can go as they please and when we go we have to be in the wrong. This is called insecurity; yes...

  25. Character Analysis

    , neighbors, and friends. The purpose of this paper is to explain why I want to seek a counseling degree as well as compare and contrast my own personality characteristics with commonly accepted or “ideal” counselor characteristics. I will also analyze how my personality characteristics will...

  26. Professional School Counseling

    and what they should do in order to make it in today’s society. Even though, when I started this course; I wanted to be a school counselor, now I have realized that this is not something that I want to do as of right now. I still think that it would be an amazing job but I think that I would rather...

  27. Addiction

    information as to why their loved one would do such a thing, and the counselor is at a crossroad on whether he should or should not tell the family about the client’s sessions. 1. Why did you choose this example? Reading the example reminds me of all the people I have lost to suicide. Especially my...

  28. There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom

    . Miss Carla Davis is a very good guidance counselor. I remember when she said these: “I listened to their problems, but I never tell them what to do. I try to help them to learn to think for themselves. I believe it’s more important to teach them how to think instead of what to think. If they did...

  29. Developmental Assets for Adolescents

    alcohol. Teachers (and school staff) can give lots of encouragement, support, and guidance, to students. Teachers can offer extra help with assignments if needed, and keep an open door policy with their students. An open door policy can be a number of things but what I would use that for would be to...

  30. If I Could Turn Back Time

    my friends and guidance counselors about careers and colleges that might be best for me. But every time we speak I get more confused than I already am about my life after college. So therefore I’m going to have to do research on the best colleges for me and good careers that interest me and be able...