Promote the optimal personal & professional development • Balanced physical, psychological, emotional, social & spiritual growth • Helps in overall development & to live productive life
Other functions of guidance and counselling… 9/20/2013 9 To provide optimum development & well-being for individual. To help individuals adjust to themselves & the society. To help people understand themselves in relation to the world. To aid individuals in efficient decision making. To help individuals plan for a productive life in their social context by focusing on their assets, skills, strengths & possibilities for further development. To bring about changes in the attitude & behavior of individuals.
CHARACTERISTICS OF GUIDANCE 9/20/2013 10 It is process It is a continuous process Choice & problem points are the distinctive concerns of guidance It is the assistance to the individual in the process of development rather than a direction of that development Guidance is a service meant for all Guidance is both generalized & a specialized service
Count… 9/20/2013 11 Guidance is an organized service & not an incidental activity of the school. Guidance is not a branch of any discipline Guidance bas limits Guidance is more an art than science Guidance bas its roots in the education system Guidance is centered around the needs & aspirations of students.
CHARACTERISTS OF COUNSELLING 9/20/2013 12 Counselling involves two individuals-one seeking help & the other a professionally trained person who can help the first. There should be a relationship of mutual respect between the two individuals. Counselling is aimed at bringing about desired changes in the individual for self-realisation & providing assistance to solve problems through an intimate personal relationship. The counselor discovers the problems of the counselee & help him to set up realistic goals
Count… 9/20/2013 13 If counselee is a student, counselling helps him to take a decision, make a choice or find a direction in matters related to an educational programme or career. It helps the counselee acquire independence & develop a sense of responsibility. It is more than advice giving. It involves something more than offering an assistance to find a solution to an immediate problems. Counselling is democratic. Counselling concerns itself with attitudes as well as actions Counselling is centered around the needs & aspirations of students
SCOPE OF GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING 9/20/2013 14 Guidance & counselling for personal needs/problems Guidance & counselling for physical, emotional, social, moral & marital problems Guidance & counselling for career advancement Guidance & counselling for educational needs/problems Guidance & counselling for vocational, occupational & professional needs Guidance & counselling for holistic individual development Guidance & counselling for situational problems
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