What services do career counselors offer?

Services of career professionals differ, depending on the professional's level of training, competence, setting, client needs, and other factors.  Career counselors, those professionals attaining at least a Master's degree in counseling or a related degree and who hold state or national license or credentials,  advise, coach, and counsel individuals to develop and put into action decisions and plans related to lifestyles and career paths.  Strategies, techniques, and assessments used by career counselors are tailored to the specific needs and cultural/diversity considerations of the individual seeking assistance.  Dependent upon the career counselor's role and services provided, it is likely one or more of the following services will be offered:

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