According to the American Counseling Association (ACA), "Professional counseling is a professional relationship that empowers diverse individuals, families, and groups to accomplish mental health, wellness, education, and career goals. Counselors work with clients on strategies to overcome obstacles and personal challenges that they are facing" (https://www.counseling.org/aca-community/learn-about-counseling/what-is-counseling/overview).
According to the American School Counselor Association, "Today's school counselors are vital members of the education team. They help all students in the areas of academic achievement, personal/social development and career development, ensuring today's students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. Learn more about the school counselor's role" (https://www.schoolcounselor.org/administrators/role-of-the-school-counselor).
Applications are accepted April 1 through June 1 of each year. Please follow the link to the Nebraska Office of Rural Health for more information