What is another word for counseling?

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[ kˈa͡ʊnsəlɪŋ], [ kˈa‍ʊnsəlɪŋ], [ k_ˈaʊ_n_s_ə_l_ɪ_ŋ]

Counseling is a term that encompasses a wide spectrum of assistance provided by a professional who is equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to help people deal with their emotional, psychological and behavioral issues. However, there are a range of synonyms available that can help to clearly define the type of counseling being offered. Therapy, guidance, support, mentoring, coaching, advice-giving, and consultation are all examples of such synonyms. These different terms reflect the specific focus, approach or goal aimed at achieving the desired outcome for the individual seeking counseling. Whether one needs help coping with a personal crisis, improving relationships, or attaining mental wellness, there is a form of counseling available to suit every need.

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Usage examples for Counseling

He then bade a father's adieu to his son, counseling him to regard Wallace as the light in his path; and, embracing him, they parted.
"The Scottish Chiefs"
Jane Porter
For when Eurybiades was deliberating to desert the isle of Salamis, and the gallies of the barbarians putting out by night to sea surrounded and beset the narrow passage and islands, and nobody was aware how they were environed, Aristides, with great hazard, sailed from Aegina through the enemy's fleet; and coming by night to Themistocles's tent, and calling him out by himself; "If we have any discretion," said he, "Themistocles, laying aside at this time our vain and childish contention, let us enter upon a safe and honorable dispute, vying with each other for the preservation of Greece; you in the ruling and commanding, I in the subservient and advising part; even, indeed, as I now understand you to be alone adhering to the best advice, in counseling without any delay to engage in the straits.
Clough, Arthur Hugh
After this, the Athenians not yielding the honor of the day to the Lacedaemonians, nor consenting they should erect a trophy, things were not far from being ruined by dissension amongst the armed Greeks; had not Aristides, by much soothing and counseling the commanders, especially Leocrates and Myronides, pacified and persuaded them to leave the thing to the decision of the Greeks.
Clough, Arthur Hugh

Famous quotes with Counseling

  • If it's free, it's advice; if you pay for it, it's counseling; if you can use either one, it's a miracle.
    Jack Adams
  • And religion causes most of the problems, war, and economics of course, and study your history or you're going to repeat it; and if you're burning a Harry Potter book you need some serious counseling, you don't get it, you're missing the whole point.
    Michael Berryman
  • In addition, to punishing sexual offenders and protecting our children, we must also provide services, resources and counseling to the people who are victims of these horrible crimes.
    Jim Costa
  • Preaching is personal counseling on a group basis.
    Harry Emerson Fosdick
  • We're seeing a much larger ministry here for the general community. Not just Catholics, but others are calling us too. They're not looking for lawyers or suing their grandfathers, but counseling and healing.
    Roger Mahony

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