The College Guidance and Counseling Office of the Ateneo de Zamboanga University is a serving component of the University community, envisioning itself as the center of excellence in student’s counseling services and school counselor training for the region and beyond.
The CGCO aims to utilize counseling in terms of services and training to aid in the transformation of the student in terms of psychological and emotional well-being, for a life of excellence, spirituality, and citizenship. It also aims to promote development of the school counseling profession in the city and region.
In the context of this general mission, the CGCO commits itself:
As a component for students’ counseling services:
To process students’ adjustment in facilitating better choices and changes for life.
As a component for counselors’ training:
To foster resiliency and professional competency in the practice of the counseling profession.
Counseling is formation that affects
transformation in the person
for God and country.