Counsellors assist people to identify and define their emotional issues and better understand themselves by explaining options, setting goals, providing therapy and helping them to take action.
Duties & Tasks
Counsellors may perform the following tasks:work with clients to find solutions to emotional, mental and lifestyle problems
act as facilitators in group sessions
work with other professionals such as medical practitioners, psychologists and social workers as part of a health management team
act as intermediaries in conflict resolution.
empathetic and caring
good communication and listening skills