The role of a counselor is to assist kids in navigating challenging situations both within and outside of school. In most schools, school counselors are entrusted with the job of assisting in the development, if not the creation, of a comprehensive schoolwide intervention program.
Group therapy in a school context can address a variety of difficulties at the same time. In the first place, group counseling is a very time-efficient practice. Grouping together many kids of comparable ages and backgrounds who are coping with similar challenges is a common strategy for achieving common objectives.