Exam stress? CBSE helpline from Thursday

PUBLISH DATE 7th February 2017

Ahead of the board exams, the CBSE will start psychological counselling for students from Thursday. It will be available over a telephone helpline and a website till April 29.

A circular issued by the CBSE said psychological counselling services to help overcome exam-related stress would be made available through an outreach programme.

Tele-counselling will be offered by 90 principals and trained counsellors from CBSE-affiliated schools in the country and abroad. Students in the country should dial 1800118004, a centralized toll free access number.