Professional School Counselors (PSC) perform many functions to meet all student needs.
Below is a description of these functions and how PSCs spend their time.Table 1 demonstrates the roles of all PSCs and the breakdown of time spent on each role. The functions in dark blue are geared towards all students while responsive services, in light blue, are performed as needed.Table 1 (Adapted from Sink, 2011)
Table 2 shows areas of focus and the resulting five key functions of professional school counselors at each level. (Listed in order of importance)