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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 1/26/2017

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.