School counselling service

Our Counselling Support Services Improve Student Mental Health & Wellbeing

In-house counselling is proven to deliver multiple benefits to students and schools, including;

 

  • A reduction in the escalation of student problems over time when emotional or behavioural concerns are identified at an early stage
     

  • Improvement in staff empathy and better understanding of the students behaviours and emotions 

  • A proven decrease in students experiencing difficulties and an increase in their strengths, when receiving therapy from KCS counsellors
     

    • Research data further to our therapeutic outcomes analysis for 2019/2020, using the Goodman's Strengths & Difficulties Outcome Measuring Tool (SDQ)

How Counselling Support Services Improve Student Mental Health & Wellbeing

In-house counselling has proven to deliver many benefits to student and schools, including;

  • A reduction in the escalation of student problems over time when emotional or behavioural concerns are identified at an early stage
     

  • Improvement in staff empathy and better understanding of the students whose behaviours and emotions staff are trying to manage

    • This being due to the expert guidance staff receive from their counsellor partners
       

  • A proven decrease in students experiencing difficulties and an increase in their strengths, when receiving therapy from KCS counsellors 

    • Research data further to a therapeutic outcomes analysis for 2019/2020, using the Goodman's Strengths & Difficulties Outcome Measuring Tool (SDQ)
       

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More about KCS Counselling Services:

KCS are a highly-experienced team of therapists providing mental health and wellbeing support services exclusively within educational settings.

 

Renowned for our “whole school” approach to counselling we operate in over 30 primary, secondary, and alternative provision schools and colleges in SE London, Kent, Essex and Suffolk.

The wellbeing needs of your school will be fully assessed by our team.  With 20+ years’ operational experience, our protocols make the process of partnering with us seamless and straightforward.
 

Government Report Download 

Click here to read the government document
"The Transforming Children and Young People’s Mental Health Provision: a Green Paper"

Next Steps to Engage with our Team

    COVID 
    School Mental Health GUIDANCE


Step 1:

Step 2:
 

  • We work with your designated manager to develop a Service Level Agreement

 

Step 3:

  • We launch the wellbeing support programme and integrate your KCS counsellor within your school. 


"Having counsellors from Kent Counselling for Schools has been amazing. Mental health issues are increasing and KCS have been, and continue to be, of huge benefit to our students. We couldn’t do without them” 

 

Susie Iles, Assistant Head 

Meopham Secondary School - Swale Academy