How do I make an appointment to meet with a counselor or advisor?
Call (+919901988010) to make a counseling appointment. You can also schedule an appointment and get information about your counseling queries by sending us an e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org). We are usually able to accommodate clients with a week’s notice.
Do you have online/telephonic counseling and assessment for students/individuals?
Yes, you can access counseling online and through the telephone. Send us an email or call us to understand the process of cyber counseling and phone counseling. Once we schedule the time and sort out other infrastructure details such as login ids etc., we are good to go.
How long does counseling take?
Length of counseling treatment varies depending on the individual and the problem they are presenting with. Counselors at Counseling India will discuss your treatment plan in detail with you which would also involve setting a time guideline necessary to achieve your goals.
Are my sessions confidential?
Counseling India assures confidentiality at all times. As a client, you are guaranteed the protection of confidentiality within the boundaries of the client/counselor relationship. Counseling India will not make any disclosure of any information without your consent. The only limitations to confidentiality occur when a client is either a threat to themselves or someone else, or when legal requirements demand that confidential information be shared.
What can I expect at a counseling session?
It is normal and natural to feel nervous or anxious at your first counseling session. We understand that it takes a lot of courage to come share your emotions and life experiences with someone you have just met. We aim to make the counseling atmosphere comfortable and free from judgment. Depending on your needs, Counseling India works with you to set goals, change behaviors, maximize your potential, improve relationships and make positive changes in your life.
Can counseling also supports Psychiatric Patients ?
Yes, Many Psychiatrists and Psychologists recommend counseling with medication initially and also while weaning people off medication.
Do you charge for the testing/ assessments?
Yes, assessments are charged and you will be told about the costs should an assessment be recommended. Personality tests, IQ and ability tests and others listed on the “Assessments and Therapy” Web page are all chargeable