Kinjal Tejani is a highly motivated and prolific School Counselor. She has completed her Master’s degree in Counseling & Guidance emphasizing in School Counseling from University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA and another Master’s degree in Social Psychology from University of Mumbai. Additionally, she holds Initial Student Service Licensure in the state of Missouri, USA.
It is her strong desire to help young individuals with their personal, social, academic and career needs and this has led her to be a part of many educational bodies and organizations in both the countries. She is a professional member of the American School Counselors Association and the Bombay Psychological Association.
Being in the academic institutions, Kinjal evaluates School Counseling Programs, designs and implements guidance based counseling lessons on topics ranging from academic success to career development to personal-emotional arenas. She has experience working with students and special needs children from diverse cultural background across Kindergarten to 12th grade.
She is extremely approachable and collaborative with parents, caretakers and school stakeholders alike. She strongly believes in helping kids/students realize their potential by focusing on their successful endeavors, promoting positive self-concept and most importantly encouraging resiliency.
Counseling children and psychoeducating parents for their successful future gives her immense gratification. She brings a lot of value to the Expert Team and we encourage parents to utilize our free Expert Speak column to communicate with Kinjal.