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How can a counselor help me?

Paige Latham
Nursing
Additionally, counselors can be helpful in a variety of situations.  Many counselors specialize in family, marriage or relationship counseling. Counseling can also refer to help in a specific area or for a distinct purpose, such as career counseling.

Therapy can be appropriate for a short period of time such as after a major stressor or loss (divorce for example) or over the long term.

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