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counselor

 [kown´sel-er]
one who gives advice or instruction.
vocational counselor a professional who assists disabled individuals in assessing their strengths and weaknesses and selecting jobs or careers that maximize their potential to become contributing members of the workforce. The vocational counselor works as a member of the rehabilitation team to formulate a plan designed to achieve vocational goals.

counselor

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counsellor

(koun′sə-lər, -slər)
n.
A person, especially a licensed professional, who treats people with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders and problems. See Usage Note at council.

coun′se·lor·ship′ n.

counselor

a human services professional who deals with human development concerns through support, therapeutic approaches, consultation, evaluation, teaching, and research. Specializations include, but are not limited to, community counselor, gerontological counselor, spiritual counselor, grief counselor, marriage and family counselor/therapist, mental health counselor, school counselor, and student affairs practioner. See also genetic counselor.
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I share that honor with your Majesty," said the Chief Counselor.
Then the guards took the Chief Counselor, and bound him with chains to prevent his struggling, and threw him away.
The editor gets first look at the scholarly work being produced by researchers and practitioners, and is able to read about a variety of exciting interventions and programs being delivered by school counselors.
We believe that career counseling that is context sensitive includes explicit, ongoing attention not only to the client's cultural contexts but also to the cultural contexts of the counselors.
Whatever we focus on as counselors is what we reinforce in the group.
There is a constellation of considerations for counselors dealing with Asian American/ Pacific Islander clients.
Lagos is one of 270 pupil-service and attendance counselors in the school district - workers on the front lines of LAUSD's new $600,000 Count Me In
And when they experience firsthand the limited access to counselors in their own high schools, they become frustrated and dismayed.
Career Counselors must meet a minimum education requirement (a master's degree) and have to be licensed by the state.
Just as rehabilitation counselors are so helpful through college, they also can aid the student with disabilities to transition to the workforce.
Although more limited definitions of diversity are restricted to discussions of race/ethnicity, counselors must be knowledgeable about and sensitive to issues surrounding a number of equally important factors that also come under the "diversity umbrella" (e.