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Peer counselors offer an encouraging atmosphere where students can talk openly about issues, challenges and accompanying feelings.


What are Peer Counselors?


PCs are a group of trained students supported by the Counseling Center who are here to provide additional resources to our students as they navigate difficult decisions, points of crisis or everyday aspects of student life.



Welcome to Peer Counselors Association


Our peer counselors, and peer coordinators are available to help you make transitions, navigate campus resources, and talk through difficult situations. Speaking with a trained peer counselor, a peer liaison, or a freshman counselor can often help you sort through your feelings, thoughts, or problems in a stress-free, zero-judgment conversation. These students can also connect you with a variety of campus resources depending on your needs and interests. Sometimes, you may simply need insight from someone who knows what it’s like to study or live at Yale.


What you'll get from us

  • Active listening skills, without being intrusive
  • Empathy and sensitivity.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to dig deep into a student's psyche



What we do

Limtless learning, more possibilities




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Become a Coordinator


Guide your fellow students and friends using the proper guidlines and procedures.





Train you Staff


Train your staff on how to handle stress and depression as well as being able to help thier workmates.





Benefits of Peer Counseling

Peer counseling has many advantages to the client, the counselor and the community.



Learning from people who have been where you are


You will meet people in your peer support group who started out where you are and have seen what you have seen — and moved forward to a place of recovery.


Directed advice


A peer support group can help in a way that a general addiction or mental health support group may not.


24 / 7 Support


First responders work 24 hours a day. Chances are someone from your peer group is on shift or available when you need to talk to someone.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are the answeres to some of the most common questions we hear from our appreciated customers

What is peer counseling?

Peer counseling is a helping process that involves one-on-one interaction or interaction between members of a group, who have several things in common. In an academic setting, it usually refers to students helping their fellow students. It is a way of relating, responding and helping people, aimed at exploring thoughts, feelings, issues and concerns, with the hope of reaching a clear understanding and make informed decisions.

How does peer counseling help students?

As a student, you may have several stressors stressors in their lives. It may not be possible for everyone to approach a professional counselor with ease, due to various reasons including unavailability, and the stigma associated with asking for help. In such cases, a peer counselor can help you or your friends adjust all while maintaining secrecy and dignity of the patient.

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Stories from Our Blog

Models of peer counseling

Education
2020-05-30 04:04:14

There are various models of peer counseling being used. The kind or kinds of models used depends on the needs of the community and the expertise of the peer counselor. There are four approaches which are most common.




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