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Support group counselors

Support group counselors

Overview

Counselors sometimes work with a group of people (support group) to help identify problem issues and direct members towards understanding and personal wellness.

Review Date 8/5/2018

Updated by: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.