This study was carried out on the "Students Perception of Guidance and
Counseling Service' at Kampala International University - Kansanga. Its
specific aims were to establish the Students' perception to guidance and
counseling, to identify the need for guidance and Counseling, to find out
the problems faced in guidance and counseling services with their
To clearly grasp the problem of the study, a review of literature on the
specific objectives was done. The study used a descriptive exploratory
design in which both qualitative and quantitative methods were observed
from 60 respondents who included. 15 lecturers, 5 counselors and 40
students by help of questionnaires and interview guide. The study
established the perception of guidance and counseling to be cultural
based, according to counselor preference and also on preferred method of
counseling. Various circumstances such as overcoming; bereavement,
anger, depression, post trauma, war atrocities among others led to a
need of guidance and counseling, yet problems such as counselor's
attributes, confidentiality, trust and confidentiality of clients m
counselor, lack of background knowledge of client, relationship between
counselor and client and finally competence of counselor were
established where solutions to the problems were suggested to be;
counselor modification of emphatic responses, counselors seeking
personal counseling, adopt strategies and guidelines for development,
analyzing individual and cultural difference and finally research on
background of client.
The study recommended that the University/Counselors/Students
should; The researcher recommended that; offer a confidential and nonjudgmental
place in which to talk confidential issues; take up to
counseling sessions themselves and open up a database for all students'
background; seek relief from other people's physical and emotional
support; not bottle up feelings; not let embarrassment stop them from
giving others as well as themselves the chance to talk; express their needs clearly and honestly to friends, family and counselors.
M, N (2021). Students Perceptions Of Guidance And Counseling Service A Case Of Kampala International University, Kansanga, Makindye Division. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/students-perceptions-of-guidance-and-counseling-service-a-case-of-kampala-international-university-kansanga-makindye-division
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M, NGOMO-M . "Students Perceptions Of Guidance And Counseling Service A Case Of Kampala International University, Kansanga, Makindye Division" Afribary (2021). Accessed September 27, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/students-perceptions-of-guidance-and-counseling-service-a-case-of-kampala-international-university-kansanga-makindye-division