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    Differences between counseling and therapy and social work

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    Explain the difference between counseling and therapy. What do case managers do?

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    The meaning of counseling is the "Advice or guidance, especially as solicited from a knowledgeable person." (Chennaiads.com, 2010)
    http://www.chennaiads.com/examresult/faq-counsel.asp
    The meaning of therapy is the service given by a counselor. "Therapy, also known as psychotherapy, (About.com, 2010) is the process of treating psychological disorders and mental distress. Psychotherapy is given by the following trained professionals: social worker, psychiatrist, psychologist, counselors, therapist (occupational, family or mental) and psychiatric ...

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    This solution defines terms and then discusses the differences between counseling and therapy, case managers, social workers and therapists. The text contains 287 words.

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