Philosophy contributes the best methods and techniques towards effective guiding and counseling. It contributes how to handle well the clients to better assist him with his needs and problems. It gives insights on what strategies to use in guiding and counseling the student/s. It helps the counselor to develop a program according to the development needs of the students.
Also, philosophy shows the behavioral patterns of man so that the counselors can easily understand his client and effectively help his client along the way. With philosophy, counselors are guided with their won principles on how to practice guiding and counseling because it is important that counselors should have a philosophy in guiding and counseling to be more committed with his profession and be more oriented with this work.