The program helped me control myself, and to think before reacting in any way.
–At-risk Youth post-counseling

Juan's Story

Learn about Juan, a student at Sequoia High School in Redwood City who was helped by Transition Program Counselor Kristal Navarro. Read her story about Juan here.

Students’ Voices

Students participating in the Transition Program express what they have received from counseling. When answering “Was counseling helpful to you?” they answered…

Yes, because then I could tell someone my problems or what’s going on in my life.

Yes, it helped me set goals for my future, my personal and educational future.

Yes because she was there for me. I needed someone to talk to and she was here for me.

Yes, it was good that I had someone to talk to about anything that was on my mind and my counselor was very helpful and gave me great advice.

Yes. It helps me release my stress.

Yes, because it helped me think about things twice and try harder.

Yes it let me say things I normally would not say.