Origin of counseling
noun, plural coun·sel for 3.
verb (used with object), coun·seled, coun·sel·ing or (especially British) coun·selled, coun·sel·ling.
verb (used without object), coun·seled, coun·sel·ing or (especially British) coun·selled, coun·sel·ling.
Origin of counsel
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Examples from the Web for counseling
Contemporary Examples of counseling
They suggest acupuncture and counseling to work on these deeper issues.Men, Ice Your Balls To Make Babies—and Other Male Fertility Fixes
December 22, 2014
Every shift at LLGS, a counseling hotline which celebrated its 40th birthday earlier this year, was three hours long.Sex, Suicide, and Homework: The Secret World of the Telephone Hotline
November 20, 2014
The social worker will “assist staff and public with counseling and psychosocial support and communications.”$10,000 a Month for Ebola Fighters
October 7, 2014
Should the NFL have required intensive ‘intervention’ counseling for Ray Rice rather than cutting off the family completely?Was Firing Ray Rice The Right Move?
September 10, 2014
Without insurance, many people were unable to afford the hormones, surgeries and counseling needed to complete their transition.Obamacare Now Pays for Gender Reassignment
Kaiser Health News
August 25, 2014
Historical Examples of counseling
Can we afford to dispute the benefit of this counseling in the advancement of our race?
They are, so to speak, the "radiologists" of the fields of counseling and psychotherapy.
A guide to counseling and psychotherapy should, however, do more than this.
The Voices were with her in prison throughout the trial, counseling, warning, consoling.Joan of Arc
Laura E. Richards
After counseling with their friends, he and his wife accepted my invitation.Jacob Hamblin: A Narrative of His Personal Experience
James A. Little
verb -sels, -selling or -selled or US -sels, -seling or -seled
Word Origin for counsel
early 13c., from Old French counseil (10c.) "advice, counsel; deliberation, thought," from Latin consilium "plan, opinion" (see consultation). As a synonym for "lawyer," first attested late 14c.
late 13c., from Old French conseiller "to advise, counsel," from Latin consiliari, from consilium "plan, opinion" (see counsel (n.)). Related: Counseled. Counseling "giving professional advice on social or psychological problems" dates from 1940.
see keep one's own counsel.