Guidance and Counseling
GAIDANCE AND COUNSELING DEPARTMENT
Guidance and counseling department is a vital organ in our institution due to the functions it performs. The functions are aimed at developing the whole person psychologically,morally, socially, spiritually and academically.
In Maryhill we have both guidance and counseling services running effectively. They are effected through various programs which are comprehensive for all the school’s stake holder. They include:
1. Peer counseling training
2. Students’ guidance
3. Parents’ guidance
4. Staff program
5. Students’ family meetings
The department is rich in terms of human resources. It has steered by the senior head of department, assisted by the head of department and committee members who work as a team to ensure proficiency of all programs .
The peer counselors who are jselected among the counselors also play a mojor role in reaching out to their colleague students who are affected by various challenging life issues and attempt to assist them using the counseling skills they have acquired, hitherto referring the challenging cases to the teacher counselors. This has enhanced efficiency in our service delivery and promoted discipline and academic excellence.
The Guidance and Counseling Department attributes effectiveness to the strong support accorded by the school administration, the teachers and the entire Mairyhill fraternity.
The department is determined to improve notches higher as they embrace self management and positive attitude change in their approaches to daily life changes