Characteristics of People Seeking Counseling


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Jackie is in a nursing home as a result of a recent fall that has caused her mobility issues. She may need counseling because of:

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1. People in neighborhood of low socioeconomic status:


A person suffering from domestic abuse may need counseling to deal with;

I. Physical abuse

II. Mental abuse

III. Emotional abuse

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This interactive online quiz and printable worksheet make it easy for you to gauge your understanding of the characteristics of counseling patients. Questions explore circumstances real patients face and assess your ability to determine reasons they would need counseling. Each question is multiple-choice and asks you to select the best answer of four available.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz and worksheet to gauge your knowledge of:

  • Reasons a person who recently suffered a fall would need counseling
  • The connection between counseling and socioeconomic status
  • Domestic abuse and the need for counseling
  • Why a recent immigrant might need counseling assistance
  • Counseling for a terminal patient

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson exploring the characteristics of people seeking counseling
  • Making connections - use your understanding of counseling and its benefits to address reasons individuals in different scenarios would need this service
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the relationship between socioeconomic status and counseling

Additional Learning

The lesson associated with these assessments is called Characteristics of People Seeking Counseling. Explore the topics in this lesson to enhance your knowledge of:

  • The definition of counseling
  • How socioeconomic status affects community violence
  • Benefits of counseling for adolescents and seniors
  • Additional factors that impact the need for counseling