Counseling psychology



noun

the practice of psychology with an emphasis on coping with everyday living and development, cf. clinical psychology
Examples

Counseling psychology deals with less serious problems than those treated by clinical psychologists.
Usage Note

medicine

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Counselings

    [koun-suh-ling] /ˈkaʊn sə lɪŋ/ noun, Psychology. 1. professional guidance in resolving personal conflicts and emotional problems.

  • Counselled

    [koun-suh l] /ˈkaʊn səl/ noun, plural counsel for 3. 1. advice; opinion or instruction given in directing the judgment or conduct of another. 2. interchange of opinions as to future procedure; consultation; deliberation. 3. Law. (used with a singular or plural verb) the advocate or advocates engaged in the direction of a cause in court; […]



  • Counselling

    [koun-suh l] /ˈkaʊn səl/ noun, plural counsel for 3. 1. advice; opinion or instruction given in directing the judgment or conduct of another. 2. interchange of opinions as to future procedure; consultation; deliberation. 3. Law. (used with a singular or plural verb) the advocate or advocates engaged in the direction of a cause in court; […]

  • Counsellor

    [koun-suh-ler] /ˈkaʊn sə lər/ noun 1. a person who ; adviser. 2. a faculty member who advises students on personal and academic problems, career choices, and the like. 3. an assistant at a children’s camp, often a high-school or college student, who supervises a group of children or directs a particular activity, as nature study […]



Disclaimer: Counseling psychology definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.