Counselling & Guidance ServiceWHAT DO WE DO?
The Counselling and Guidance Service aims to promote intellectual, emotional and career development by empowering and equipping students through our counselling services.OUR ACTIVITIES
- INDIVIDUAL COUNSELLING
We provide you with caring and confidential counselling for:
- Personal or academic issues
- Family relationships
- Emotional and interpersonal issues
- Adjustment to university life
- Choice of fields of study
- Confidence and self-esteem issues
- GROUP COUNSELLING
In addition to individual counselling, we also offer group counselling which involves a small group of students who share similar concerns or problems. Through discussion and mutual support, the group members come to recognise, understand and overcome their difficulties.
- TALKS, SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
- Campus Adjustment Talk
Campus Adjustment Talk serves as a primary support for UTAR freshmen during their transition period at the commencement of their life in UTAR.
- Career Guidance Workshop
This workshop is typically provided for students who are indecisive in their choice of field of study or career. The workshop helps them discover their interest, ability and personality in order to determine the fields best suited to their personality.
- Learning Skills Workshop
Learning is a change in a person that comes about as a result of experience. Learning takes place constantly. Learning Skills Workshop aim to expose the knowledge of human learning patterns and behaviours and equip students to acquire new learning habits.
- Breathing Relaxation Workshop
Students will be taught a respiratory technique to help them to breathe more efficiently in order to generate a soothing, relaxing and calming effect. This technique is often associated with muscle relaxation, imagery, yoga practice and meditation.
- Movies Review
Movies reflect human characteristics, emotions and thinking in an artistic way. Movie Review session aimsto sharpen students' observation skills and deepen their understanding towards the diversity of human behaviours.
- EQ Workshop
The EQ Workshop is conducted by using the LEONARD Personality Inventory to profile students' personality with the aims to help them to understand their own behaviours as well as others', besides fostering a better teamwork with others.
- Campus Adjustment Talk
- PEER MENTORING PROGRAMME
Peer Mentoring Programme is a 'friends making friends' programme, which offers a connecting bridge between seniors and university freshmen. Seniors are to provide guidance to the valuable experiences in adapting to the campus life.
- PEER HELPING PROGRAMME
The Peer Helping Programme has been designed to provide students with basic counselling skills. The purpose is to equip and empower UTAR students, to provide a listening ear and care to other fellow students and the community through mutual-help relationship.
- PERSONALITY AND PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST
- John Holland Self Directed Search
- Myers Briggs Type Indicator
- Leonard Personality Inventory
A counsellor is trained in counselling skills and abides by the ethics of the counselling profession.COUNSELLING SERVICES
We provide caring and confidential counselling on a one-to-one basis. Students with career, academic and personal issues are welcome to walk-in or make appointment to see our cousellors.TEAM OF COUNSELLORS
|Petaling Jaya Campus: Block PD519|
|Ms. Tee Sock Sing||03-79582628 ext email@example.com|
|Ms. Teh Jun Yi||03-79582628 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ms. Chong Wai Ting||03-79582628 ext email@example.com|
|Ms. Connie Wong Po-Ching||03-79582628 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Bandar Sungai Long Campus ( KAM108)|
|Ms. Loh Nyuk Leung||03-90194722 ext email@example.com|
|Kuala Lumpur Campus (SC103)|
|Ms. Seah Sew Leng||03-41079802 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ms. Navamani a/p Nagappon||03-41079802 ext email@example.com|
|Perak Campus (C113)|
|Ms. Ng Foo Yek||05-4688888 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mr. Pheh Kai Shuen||05-4688888 ext email@example.com|
|Ms. Melanie Lee Yen Ying||05-4688888 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ms. Lee Pui Sum||05-4688888 ext email@example.com|