Counseling Service

The ASV Counseling Department provides services which include individual and group counseling for students and parents. The department is composed by three staff members:

  • Mr. Richard Albiñana. Counselor for Preschool and Grades 1 through 3.
  • Dr. María Llanos Alonso. Counselor for Grades 4 through 8.
  • Ms. Verónica Cinosi. Counselor for Grades 9 through 12.

The counselors maintain awareness of student achievement and behavioral concerns. In Middle and High School, the ASV Counselors are in charge of the Advisory Program and the university orientation. They also design and develop the ASV Parents Workshop Program, which comprises a wide range of talks and sessions.

Messages from the ASV Counseling Service (updated on Tuesday, November 12, 2019)

Parents Talks on Healthy habits and Safety / Charlas para padres sobre Hábitos Saludables y Seguridad

DECEMBER 2nd. Place and time to be confirmed

PREVENTION AND DETECTION OF EATING DISORDERS / CHARLA DE PREVENCIÓN Y DETECCIÓN PRECOZ DE TCA PARA PADRES. By Clínica CTA

During the session we will work on food behavior disorders as well as ways to prevent them as a family, communication styles and risk indicators along with alarm signals for early detection, also leaving time for dialogue and reflection. / Durante la sesión trabajaremos contenidos acerca de los trastornos de la conducta alimentaria así como formas de prevenirlos en familia, estilos de comunicación e indicadores de riesgo junto con señales de alarma para su detección precoz, dejando también un tiempo para el diálogo y la reflexión.


JANUARY 22nd at 3 pm.

PARENTAL MEDIATION / MEDIACIÓN PARENTAL. By Mery Cortell

The general objective of the presentation is to provide parents with strategies for an

effective parental mediation in the use of technologies by their sons and daughters,

giving them recommendations, tools and useful resources:

-Concept of parental mediation.

-Strategies of active and restrictive mediation.

-Recommendations and practices.

-Tools and support resources.


FEBRUARY – date pending

SEXUALITY: PARENT-CHILDREN COMMUNICATION. By Ángel Catalán


APRIL 2nd at 3.15 pm

Conceptos sobre conductas adictivas. By Proyecto Hombre

University Orientation. November 2019

Parents of students in High School were able to attend on Thursday, November 14, an informative workshop on university studies in the United States offered by Education USA and Globallinks studies (scholarships for international students). As the picture above shows, students in Grades 10 through 12 had their own talk during the advisory time.

Education USA is an agency created by the State Department to promote higher studies in this country and help international students. The presentation offered at ASV can be downloaded here and general information on American degrees can be found here. Global Link Studies is a company running a pre-university program known as American Collegiate, which offers international students an opportunity to complete one year of undergraduate-level combining general education and core courses in two prestigious locations: the American University, in Washington DC, and UCLA extension, in Los Angeles. The experience is useful to have additional opportunities to transfer anywhere else in the United States.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Studying University in the Netherlands and other northern countries by Educoway. November 21 at 15:15 in the ASV Athletic Center, classroom A. Please fill out this form if you consider attending this workshop to help us choose the room.
  • Studying in the United Kingdom by IEC Madrid. December 5 at 15:15 in the ASV Athletic Center. Please fill out this form if you consider attending this workshop to help us choose the room.


Orientación universitaria. Noviembre de 2019

Los padres de los alumnos de High School tuvieron el 14 de noviembre la primera charla de orientación universitaria, en esta caso la dedicada a estudios en Estados Unidos que corrió a cargo de las organizaciones Education USA y Global Links Studies (especializada en becas para alumnos internacionales). Los estudiantes de 10º, 11º y 12º grado tuvieron su propia sesión durante la hora de advisory.

Education USA es una agencia del Departamento de Estado de EE.UU. que promociona la realización de estudios superiores en este país y orienta a los estudiantes internacionales interesados. La presentación ofrecida en el ASV puede descargarse aquí y en este sitio web hay información general sobre grados universitarios en instituciones norteamericanas. Por su parte Global Link Studies es una empresa que organiza un programa conocido como American Collegiate, que consiste en ofrecer a estudiantes internacionales un año de undergraduate studies que combina instrucción general y asignaturas clave en dos posibles campus: la American University, en Washington D.C., o en la extensión de UCLA, en Los Ángeles. La experiencia es interesante para obtener mayores oportunidades de traslado a muchas otras universidades en Estados Unidos.

Próximos talleres

  • Estudios Universitarios en los Países Bajos y otros países del norte de Europa a cargo de Educoway. 21 de noviembre a las 15:15 en el Centro de Deportes del ASV, aula A. Rellenen el formulario si tienen pensado venir para ayudarnos a seleccionar el aula adecuada.
  • Estudiar en el Reino Unido a cargo de IEC Madrid. 5 de diciembre a las 15:15 en el Centro de Deportes del ASV, aula A. Rellenen el formulario si tienen pensado venir para ayudarnos a seleccionar el aula adecuada.


ASV-SRT College Fair

On November 28, 2019 ASV will host a new edition of the ASV-SRT University Fair. Representatives from 37 international universities will provide students with detailed information on their academic programs, scholarships and fees. Four bilingual schools in Valencia and Alicante interested in this information will attend too.

Feria de universidades ASV-SRT

ASV organiza una nueva edición de la feria anual de universidades organizada conjuntamente con la empresa SRT. La cita permitirá a los alumnos de High School recibir información acerca de 37 universidades extranjeras, desde sus programas académicos hasta la política de becas. Cuatro escuelas con ciclo de Bachillerato y enseñanza en inglés asistirán también para recibir información.

Useful Documents

University Orientation