Talks with students individually or in groups.
Maintains student and parent confidences.
Facilitates development classroom guidance lessons for all students.
Helps identify the special needs of children.
Helps students understand and accept themselves and others.
Helps students learn responsibility by becoming aware of the consequences of their behavior.
Promotes positive attitudes among students and staff members.
Works with parents and teachers to help their children achieve their fullest academic, social, and emotional potential.
Helps develop personalized programs, when applicable, based on each child ‘ s strengths, weaknesses, and needs.
Coordinates efforts with other school specialists.
Coordinates referrals to outside agencies and community resources.
Facilitates parent education programs.
Provides in-service training sessions, workshops, and seminars.