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adjective as in advisory

adjective as in conferring

noun as in behavior modification

noun as in suggesting

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Example Sentences

Don’t be afraid to ask for help or to seek resources including counseling or therapy if you are feeling stressed.

His mental health had been spiraling for years, despite various antidepressants, counseling, and personal efforts to meditate, walk, and journal his way back to health.

From Quartz

He received “documented counseling” and was ordered to take remedial training.

In some hospitals, doctors struggling with any sort of stress or anxiety can seek support in person from staff who are specially trained in mental wellness, who wear purple or orange shirts to signal that they are available for counseling.

From Fortune

Due to the pandemic, she hasn’t been able to find a job in counseling.

Though tissues are present and tears are not uncommon, the Dinner Parties are distinctly not grief counseling or group therapy.

They suggest acupuncture and counseling to work on these deeper issues.

Every shift at LLGS, a counseling hotline which celebrated its 40th birthday earlier this year, was three hours long.

The social worker will “assist staff and public with counseling and psychosocial support and communications.”

“It was pure horror,” he said after escaping and seeking counseling.

Everyone needs and should have premarital counseling, if only to help them to this all important insight.

Some years ago I was invited to lead a clergy conference on the subject of pastoral counseling.

The Voices were with her in prison throughout the trial, counseling, warning, consoling.

After counseling with their friends, he and his wife accepted my invitation.

Not only do I not charge anything for counseling you, I esteem it a favor to myself to be allowed to advise you.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to counseling, such as: helping, advising, avuncular, consultative, consultive, and recommending.

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