Free Essays on Why I Want To Be A Guidance Counselor

  1. Professional Reflection

    complete. I had the opportunity to interview the guidance counselor in our high school. I have known this guidance counselor for ten years. I have worked with him in various capacities. He is probably the main reason that I chose to go back to college and earn a B.S, and more importantly, why I chose guidance...

  2. Reflection Paper

    Paper Since I took up AB Psychology, I have never envisioned myself working in an educational setting, considering the opportunities at bay. And up to now, I still haven’t found the gist that could hook me into pursuing a career in Guidance and Counseling. In my few hours of stay at SMAP, I did not just...

  3. Overcoming an Obstacle

    Makkeda Hamilton English:III Block:3 9/8/2011 Home work I have a friend who is older than me and she had problems graduating high school. She was a straight A student until one day everything went down hill for her she lost her parents...

  4. Summer Therapeutic Activities Program Autistic Support Group

    SUPPORT GROUP provided by Child Guidance Resource Centers -Observation Su In EDU 4085 7/30/2009 I observed the summer day camp program called SUMMER THERAPEUTIC ACTIVITIES PROGRAM AUTISTIC SUPPORT GROUP provided by Child Guidance Resource Centers. Child Guidance Resource Centers (CGRC) is a...

  5. Professiona Idenity Paper

    thinks of a counselor, what ideas come to mind? To advise, to instruct, to counsel? My reaction to counseling in my early days in the profession was to receive guidance from a professional when I did not have the answers myself or when I felt “stuck” with a problem in my personal life that I felt I could not...

  6. Personal Ethics and Values

    doesn't mean our own values or ethics are wrong, it just means we think and see things differently than others. I would like to believe that most people have a good sense of ethics and values, I think the foundation to good morals and ethics knows the difference between right and wrong, this is not an inherent...

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

    have to see the guidance once a week. Mrs. Chalkers agreed and also promised to do her best to help the guidance counselor. Since he was a transferee, Jeff was also asked to meet the guidance counselor once a week for some counseling of being a new student. On his way to the guidance office for the...

  8. Criminals

    which career path interest me the most in the criminal justice field. When I first thought about this question I was interested in paroling now I’m interested in criminal counselor. This career path interests me for so many reasons. I would love to counsel criminals and help them through their time of need...

  9. Modguide

    CHAPTER I GUIDANCE: NATURE, MEANING, AND SCOPE Aim: This chapter consisting of four (4) lessons will familiarize you with the nature and definition of guidance and other related terms, trace the evolution of guidance, situate the place of guidance in the total educational set-up, and identify the...

  10. Poor Black Kid Essay

    Colleen Sanchez Tara Timberman July 26, 2012 Argumentative Essay “If I Were a Poor Black Kid” In the article “If I Were a Poor Black Kid” Gene Marks, the author, offers steps to solve the problem that black people face with education. He emphasizes that good grades, studying really hard, going...

  11. The Danger of Alcoholism

    too. There are many reasons why people turn to alcohol, and many reasons why they choose to get help. Some people choose to use alcohol because of pressure from family. Others feel peer pressure from friends. Some people simply want to experiment. There are also some that want to get away from a painful...

  12. roles of a gc

    Schmidt 2008, states that a counselor is someone who has become confident and is a helper for persons who have sought assistance, persons who have been less fortunate than others and need the comfort of a friend. With the guide of a counselor they can begin the process of helping people to make important...

  13. Reality Therapy

    University Abstract Counseling can be defined as a profession guidance of an individual by using psychological methods such as collecting data, personal interviews, and testing interests and aptitudes. The goal of the counselor is to gravitate the individual toward prospects that will ensure fulfillment...

  14. Character Analysis

    and many children were sucked into a false sense of security by joining a gang. As an adult looking back, I can see these issues clearly; however, as a child this was my way of life. Knowing that I always wanted to somehow help improve my community and create opportunities to learn from history has led...

  15. School Counselor

    Introduction “Counselors assist people with personal, family, educational, mental health, and career decisions and problems” (“Counselors” 1). “While helping students plan for college and careers is part of their job, a guidance counselor’s overall function is to talk to students, give advice, listen...

  16. Looking for Resolution

    I am a Raleigh native born and raised. I spent my 12 years in the WCPSS. I was brought up to believe in the system and it wouldn’t let you down. I am writing this to let you know that Wake County Public Schools has let down my son. They have let me down. I went into this situation naïve that it...

  17. Psychology and Theology

    Psychology, Theology, and Spirituality in Christian Counseling is the thought provoking book of McMinn which was published in 1996 and includes ample guidance and inspiration for the practitioners of Christian counseling. This book reveals that how the three perspectives of psychology, spirituality and theology...

  18. behavioral intervention

    strategies set up for Jackson are not successful in controlling his screaming outburst when he is angry, does not get his way, does not want to do something or wants to be left alone then other intervention strategies will have to be addressed. In order to know if this is necessary the teacher should...

  19. Counseling Philosophy

    It is hard to think of counseling philosophy for it is very broad in different manner. Based from the nine units I have taken for being a student taking up Master of Education in Guidance and Counseling, many has to be learned and to be understood. This giving of help to someone should be taken seriously...

  20. counselor interview

    Counselor Interview Mrs. T C***** currently is a guidance counselor at YPre-K center in _____. She has overseen the YPRE -K counseling program for about 10 years, which is designed to be compressive and developmental, with an emphasis on...

  21. Developmental Assets for Adolescents

    Developmental Assets for Adolescents I chose the adolescent age level because this will be the last level of teaching a child will have before they are considered adults and in college. What the child has learned to this point, I feel, can make or break their future. I thought these developmental assets...

  22. Addressing the Differences

    Denice Cousins SOC 120 Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility Don Frey December 7, 2009 Environmental Ethical Issues A current event I would like to discuss is to have and to hold as couples we take vows. Do we really mean what we say when standing before the preacher, judge, or whoever...

  23. If I Could Turn Back Time

    MY FUTURE PLANS When I was sixteen, there was one spring morning in my life that totally changed my vision of the future. That morning was devoted to a school outing to an experimental solar power plant in Nebraska. Suddenly, something, which was supposed to be a bit of scientific bore, became a turning...

  24. Contrast

    "little white lie." As a young child I thought it was kind of cool. And, naturally, when I would come to him with a concern or question wondering what I should do, he generally advised me to lie. "Dad, I told Theresa that I would go over to her house, but now I would rather go to Sika's house to play...

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

    SCHOOL FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2009-2010 Marieto Cleben V. Lozada Jacinto P. Elpa National High School Tandag City ABSTRACT Every school year, the Guidance In-Charge continually mediates among students brought by teachers from different year levels with problems varying from cutting classes, non-attendance...

  26. How to Get Certication/Licensure

    NBCC, what type of advocacy role do they serve for counselors and clients within the community, and where did you gain the information found on this board? According to NBCC website, the National Board for Certified Counselors assists counselors in obtaining certification. They pledge excellence...

  27. A Proposal For Counseling In Primary SChool

    Joyce Vissell Guidance and counseling is a very crucial program in schools. Basically, counseling is about giving the students advice on how to face with emotional crisis and personal issues in school as well as in their daily routine. Apart from that, there are also career guidance sessions where students...

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

    time, adolescents have a difficult time trying to find who they are and who they want to 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...

  29. Suicide Paper

    Suicide Intervention I am counseling a 15-year-old boy, Josh, whose girlfriend killed herself after they broke-up. Josh cut school yesterday, and I know that he has been drinking heavily since his girlfriend’s funeral. This morning he is at school and is sober. I have called Josh into my...

  30. Production Play

    Chrissie Altamira) Patty – Narrator STUDENTS: Janica – Nica Acosta Julie – Anne Agustin Audrey – Audrey Aragon Vicky – Abby Agoncillo GUIDANCE COUNSELOR | Gaby (Isabel Coronado) Scenes of the Scenes: 1 – Chrissie’s Exam 2 – Cards out 3 – Mom’s anger management 4 – Chrissie’s Jeopardizing...