Group Counseling in Elementary Schools
... succeed in school, children must learn to have confidence in themselves and their abilities, know how to get along with others and handle problems that arise, and know how to utilize the skills for success in learning."
- Senn, D. S. (2004) Small Group Counseling for Children, Grades K-2.
Small group counseling within an elementary school is essential in meeting the cognitive and psychosocial needs of the students (Brigman & Campbell, 2003; McGannon, Casey, & Dimmit, 2005). School counselors are continuously seeking effective intervention methods that positively change student academic and social behaviors (Brigman & Campbell, 2003). Especially, amongst elementary students gr...