What is Individual Counseling? - Definition & Purpose


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Counseling is BEST described as which of the following?

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1. Which type of counseling primarily focuses on a person working with other people in the same or similar situation?

2. Which part of the counseling process does not follow a standard protocol?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Although counseling follows a basic standard outline, it can take different forms. This quiz and worksheet combination will test your knowledge by asking questions pertaining to different types and steps of the counseling process.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz, you will be asked about the following:

  • Different types of counseling
  • Counseling procedure
  • Format of therapy
  • Definition of counseling

Skills Practiced

You will have an opportunity to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on therapy
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding counseling for multiple people facing the same struggles
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about different stages of the counseling process

Additional Learning

Develop your understanding of counseling by reviewing the related lesson, What is Individual Counseling? - Definition & Purpose. This lesson will detail these facets of counseling:

  • Definition of counseling
  • Individual, group, and family counseling and their purposes
  • Basic counseling structure