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Counseling

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  • Crisis Intervention (2)
    RP-1500

    Crisis Intervention

    RP-1500

    Programs that provide immediate assistance for people who are in acute emotional distress; who are or perceive themselves to be in life-threatening situations; who are a danger to themselves or to others; or who are hysterical, frightened or otherwise unable to cope with a problem that requires immediate action. The objective of crisis intervention is to defuse the critical nature of the situation, ensure the person's safety, and return the individual to a state of equilibrium in which he or she is capable of identifying and seeking solutions to the problem.
  • General Counseling Services (3)
    RP-1400.2500

    General Counseling Services

    RP-1400.2500

    Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance to help people resolve whatever personal or interpersonal difficulties they are experiencing. The counselor can address any issue that is troubling the individual, but does not specialize in the treatment of any particular problem area.
  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups (1)
    PN-8100.3000

    Health/Disability Related Support Groups

    PN-8100.3000

    Mutual support groups whose members are people who have specific disabilities, illnesses or other health conditions, their families and friends. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share information, resources, practical tips for daily living and encouragement about issues related to the disability or health problem.
  • Substance Use Disorder Counselors (2)
    YO-5000.8000

    Substance Use Disorder Counselors

    YO-5000.8000

    Individuals who specialize in providing counseling in an individual or group setting that helps people with alcohol and/or drug use disorders better understand the nature of the disorder and supports their recovery efforts. Substance abuse counselors also offer assistance to family members and others affected by the situation with the objective of helping them cope with and provide support for the individual undergoing treatment. They refer clients for other support services (such as medical evaluation and treatment, social services and employment support) as needed; monitor the progress of the client to evaluate the success of the therapy; and adapt the treatment plan as needed. Many also work at the community level and are involved in the development and implementation of substance use disorder prevention programs.
  • Talklines/Warmlines (1)
    RF-8380

    Talklines/Warmlines

    RF-8380

    Programs that offer a telephone service that enables people who are troubled to talk confidentially about their personal problems with an empathetic listener. These programs are often staffed by volunteers who can offer referrals for ongoing treatment, if needed.