Definition of counselling in English:


Line breaks: coun¦sel|ling
Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊns(ə)lɪŋ
(US counseling)


[mass noun]
  • The provision of professional assistance and guidance in resolving personal or psychological problems: bereavement counselling
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    • The first offers career guidance and counselling, psychometric assessments and an education programme.
    • In another condition, women received both standard counseling and cognitive behavioral therapy.
    • To accomplish this, he pressed for nongraded classes, open education, greater flexibility in programming, and personal counselling.

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