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counseling

noun

Simple Definition of counseling

  • : advice and support that is given to people to help them deal with problems, make important decisions, etc.

Full Definition of counseling

  1. :  professional guidance of the individual by utilizing psychological methods especially in collecting case history data, using various techniques of the personal interview, and testing interests and aptitudes

Examples of counseling

  1. She is receiving counseling to cope with the death of her husband.

  2. The college offers career counseling.



1927

First Known Use of counseling

1927

Variants of counseling

or counselling

Medical Dictionary

counseling

noun coun·sel·ing

Medical Definition of counseling

  1. :  professional guidance of the individual by utilizing psychological methods especially in collecting case history data, using various techniques of the personal interview, and testing interests and aptitudes






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