How to Become a School Counselor?

Making the decision to become a counselor, is meaning that you are wanting to change a person life or help them in some way to better them selves. Some ideas you could try to set you in the right direction is try and find some places in your area that you could volunteer at either at your local youth group or church, camp is actually an ideal place to do get you ready to deal with school age children; aside from your own personal experiences as a child being around school children may help you to recognize some of the differences of being a child today from when you were or help you to rekindle some of the problems you had as a child whether it be in social groups, homework or parents, or perhaps all three! Degree wise, one you get your bachelors degree, a masters degree in professional counseling or college education.