About Guidance & Counselling Services

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About Us / Our Services 

Student Guidance and Counselling Services (SGCS) is a student support service provided for all Kaplan full-time, part-time and *graduated students. SGCS also collaborates with departments and faculties in Kaplan to enhance the overall mental well-being of our students. 

Our counsellors are registered members with the Singapore Association of Counselling (SAC). They are experienced and qualified practitioners who adhere to ethical standards and confidentiality. 

*Graduate has to be a registered Alumni member. Please contact alumni.sg@kaplan.com to sign up. 

Our Services

We offer face-to-face counselling and guidance services dedicated to students (individual and/or groups) to help with issues such as: 

  • Relationships (family, BGR, LGBT, friends)
  • Emotional difficulties (stress, sadness, anger, shame, guilt)
  • Suicidal thoughts and self-harm tendencies
  • Referral to other support agencies and specialized assistance
  • Academic issues (motivation, learning difficulties, etc.)
  • Mental Health concerns (depression, anxiety disorder, etc.)
    Note: SGCS does not run diagnostic tests or prescribe medications.
    Please visit a doctor if necessary.

Confidentiality

The counsellors of SGCS follow the Code of Ethics as stated by Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC). Our students’ information and issues are kept in strict confidentiality and will not be released to anyone unless upon consent.

Whilst we appreciate and respect clients’ privacy, there are limits to the boundaries of confidentiality. In the case of potential harm to self or others, it is our duty to inform the most suitable persons who can take appropriate and responsible action to prevent such behaviour from happening.