Pokuaa a Peer Counselor
CLINTON, N.Y. -- Yaa Konama Pokuaa, of Lowell is serving as a peer counselor in the Hamilton College Counseling Center.
Peer counselors are trained students supported by the Counseling Center who provide additional resources to other Hamilton students as they navigate difficult decisions, points of crisis or everyday aspects of student life. Peer counselors meet individually with students to discuss concerns, and hold events that cater to student wellness and stress reduction.
The Counseling Center offers a wide array of wellness-based services with an emphasis on trust, respect and connection. The center’s mission is to provide an excellent level of personal service across all types of treatment, kinds of interactions, and constituencies being served.
Pokuaa, a sophomore, is a graduate of Lowell High School.