PUNE To grant occupation steering in addition to backup scholars deal with tension and force, the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Company (PCMC) has appointed counsellors for its civic faculties. Officers mentioned that the counsellors will backup scholars deal with behavioural and scholastic problems by way of counselling them on the proper date.
The PCMC has a complete 128 civic faculties out of which, 110 are number one faculties era the excess 18 are secondary faculties. To start with, a complete 21 counsellors were appointed for the 128 faculties with one counsellor for each and every 5 faculties. Those counsellors are professionals in kid psychology, psychiatry and sociology and feature been actively desirous about kid welfare actions within the day as counsellors for kids in faculties and alternative institutes.
An reliable on status of anonymity mentioned, “The counsellors will visit the schools once a week, interact with the students, and look after their psychological and emotional health. The civic body has appointed counsellors after several incidents of students committing suicide on account of poor grades, parental or peer pressure, and stress in general.”
Shekhar Singh, PCMC commissioner, mentioned that the effort of appointing counsellors is to assure a preserve and stock climate for college kids as probably the most habitual issues confronted by way of youngsters these days are scholastic efficiency force and inadequency of interpersonal verbal exchange. “The counsellors will help the children tackle various behavioural issues including learning difficulties among others. Counselling students at the right time will reduce the scholastic problems faced by students. They can perform better in studies and excel in their careers,” Singh mentioned.
“We had also undertaken an infrastructural gap analysis in some of the PCMC-run schools in the past. Similar analysis will now be taken up for 67 more schools. The required upgrade and maintenance of the schools will be provided,” Singh mentioned.