School Counseling Crisis


California schools have an average of 1,000 students for every guidance counselor. The American School Counselor Association recommends a ratio of 250 students to one. But as public school budgets shrink, counseling programs get cut, and that forces counselors across the country to take on bigger case loads.

Guest: Tim Conway, Director of Guidance, Lakeland Regional High School, Wanaque, N.J.