A Guidance and Counselling Unit run by a professionally trained Counsellor exists at Miranda House. The Counsellor is available thrice a week during College hours to address the needs of students and staff. The Counsellor plays a crucial role in helping students overcome exam worries, stress, personal and social problems.
In particular, students facing disciplinary issues are urged to visit the Counselling unit for resolution of problems.
Ms. Alpana Rustogi is a trained social worker and counselor providing mental health support for young adults. She holds a Bachelor in History from Hindu College, the University of Delhi, a Masters in Social Work from Jamia Millia University (with specialization in Medical and Psychiatric Social work), and a Diploma in Child Guidance and Counselling from the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). Ms. Rustogi has extensive experience working with adolescents in various settings providing social, emotional, psychological, and educational support, providing both individual and family therapy in a safe and confidential environment.
Timings: Monday, Wednesday and Friday (12-5 PM)
Location: College Counselling Room (next to Medical Centre in the Girls Hostel)
Both online and offline sessions can be booked by appointment via Whatsapp/text/email/call.