The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has begun the Pre-Exam Counseling today i.e. 1st February 2018 that will be available for the students till 13th April 2018. CBSE Pre-Exam Counseling aims to address Board Exams related stress issues in students and provides counseling from Principals, trained Counselors, Psychologists and Social Scientists during preparation time as well as post-exams. CBSE has taken the route of Tele-Counseling, Mass Media and Email-Counseling to address student’s issues and support them with expert-counseling.
About the Counselors:
CBSE has appointed total 91 Principals, trained Counselors, Pscychologists and Social Scientists to be available for Pre-Exam Counseling 2018, out of which 71 counselors will cater to the needs of students in India (including 4 counselors for differently-abled students), and 20 counselors to be available for CBSE students in Nepal, Singapore, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Al-Khobar), Sultanate of Oman, UAE (Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al-Khaimah), Kuwait, Qatar and Japan.
Where to Dial for Tele-Counseling?
Students can dial CBSE’s Pre-Exam Counseling 2018 Toll-Free number – 1800-11-8004 to connect with the experts. The counseling helpline will be open from 8 am in the morning till 10 pm at night on all days and will be available till 13th April 2018 in Phase-I.
Where to Email queries/concerns?
Students can email their queries or concerns at [email protected]. CBSE has also provided useful tips on its website to deal with exam-related stress at the below-mentioned url: