The Counselling Unit at DWC is line-managed by the Vice Principal (Pastoral). Counselling at DWC is here to help students and staff address personal or emotional challenges that may affect them while studying or working in Day Waterman College. The Guidance Counsellor works closely with students to help them realize their academic and personal potential and to assist staff in addressing psychological issues that may affect them in living worthy and productive lives.
Patience Okhakhu is a Counselling Psychologist. She holds an M.ED Counselling Psychology and a Bachelor of Guidance and Counseling from University of Ibadan. The interests are in emotional counselling, individual and group counselling, adjustment related concerns, consultation and outreach, management and organization issues.
Counselling and Guidance services
Day Waterman College Counselling and Guidance provides several services these include:
- Individual Counselling
- Career Guidance (Vice Principal Academic)
- Academic support services
- Group Counselling
- Organizing seminars and workshop for students
- Staff services