Guidance vs. Counseling

Guidance vs. Counseling — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Guidance and Counseling

Guidancenoun

The act or process of guiding.

Counselingnoun

The act of exchanging opinions and ideas; consultation

joined in counsel with colleagues before deciding the issue.

Guidancenoun

Counseling, such as that provided for students seeking advice about vocational and educational matters.

Counselingnoun

Advice or guidance, especially as solicited from a knowledgeable person.

Guidancenoun

Any of various processes for guiding the path of a vehicle or missile, by means of built-in equipment.

Counselingnoun

Private, guarded thoughts or opinions

keep one's own counsel.

Guidancenoun

A document providing official guidelines for implementing a policy

a new guidance regarding nondiscriminatory hiring practices.

Counselingnoun

A lawyer or group of lawyers giving legal advice and especially conducting a case in court.

Guidancenoun

The act or process of guiding.

Counselingverb

To give counsel to; advise

counseled us to be prudent.

Guidancenoun

Advice or counselling on some topic.

Counselingverb

To recommend

counseled care in the forthcoming negotiations.

Guidancenoun

Any process or system to control the path of a vehicle, missile etc.

Counselingverb

To give or take advice. See Usage Note at council.

Guidancenoun

something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action

Counselingnoun

Assistance (especially from a professional) in the resolution of personal difficulties.

Guidancenoun

the act of guiding or showing the way

Counselingverb

present participle of counsel

Guidancenoun

the act of setting and holding a course;

a new council was installed under the direction of the king

Counselingnoun

something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action