Vikash Sharma

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday announced the much-awaited results of the Class 10 and 12 board examinations. Though there was a lot of excitement among the students for securing good marks, some students were not satisfied with their scores.

In a bid to assist students to overcome common psychological problems related to exams and results, the CBSE has started 'post-result annual psychological counselling' from Saturday.

As per CBSE officials, the counselling will continue till May 27, 2023. It is pertinent to mention here that the CBSE has been providing counselling support to students for the last 25 years.

CBSE Tele-Helpline- 2nd Phase

A total of 59 Principals, trained counsellors and special educators from CBSE-affiliated government and private schools and psychologists will be available for Tele-counselling. Out of this, 53 experts are from India while six are from United Arab Emirates and Oman.

Centralised Toll-Free Access In India

As per CBSE, the students can dial the toll-free number 1800-11-8004 from any part of the country which will give centralised access to CBSE Tele-counselling helpline information and tips to students in case of result-related anxiety or stress.