Guwahati, April 10: FAsCE India, a Northeast India based NGO, organized a three-day training for teachers on ‘school counseling skills’ at its head office in rengi, Guwahati, from April 8 – 10. Twenty eight teachers from 21 schools across Northeast India participated in the training. Aimed at empowering teachers to provide quality attention to every child, the sessions familiarised them with knowledge of child rights and sensitised them on various child rights’ violations happening around. The workshop equipped the participants with necessary counselling skills so as to make meaningful and quality interventions in the life of students struggling to keep pace with the demands of the time. Dr Philip Thomas, a famous psychotherapist and counselor from NVSC, Pune, conducted the training and accompanied the participants through various practical sessions, equipping them with necessary skills to eble their students to deal with struggles and make way forward.
Training to equip teachers with counselling skills