For more information about Counseling Services, contact a Licensed Professional Counselor or Therapist in Montgomery, Alabama - Montgomery Mental Wellness.
What Is a Counselor?
Respectful and Responsive
Professional counselors understand principles of human development, psychology, and mental health. They are skilled in several areas, such as:
- The assessment of people and situations
- Diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
- Applying strategies that facilitate personal growth and change
Counselors help clients find solutions for a range of circumstances, including:
- Marital problems
- Unanticipated life events
- Personal conflict
- Social injustice
- Job and career issues
Why Do I Need Counseling?
Process of Discovery
People come to counseling for different reasons. It takes a strong person to admit they are discontented with their life and need some help.
It is part of the human experience to be met with both wonderful joy and unexpected challenges.
The challenges might lead to:
- Inability to experience pleasure
- Feelings of hostility
- Difficulty getting along with others
- Impulsive behavior
- Self medication and addiction
- Reduced productivity
Counseling clarifies areas in your life that aren’t working.
The goal of counseling is unique to each person’s individual needs, which a therapist and client work together to identify.
The counseling process supports people with:
- Sorting through confusing experiences
- Identifying feelings
- Healing emotional pain
A counselor helps you clarify your problems, identify personal goals, and develop coping skills. It’s a process that helps you get life back in balance.
Consider counseling with a licensed professional if you need help and guidance returning order to your life.
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