Blogs by OnlineCounselingPrograms.com


Counseling Awareness Month 2018: A Counselor Can Help

Sometimes the role of a counselor can be blurred and confusing. Did you know a counselor can help you recover from addiction? What about planning your college goals or career dreams? Counselors can help you with a wide range of concerns and assist you in obtaining your aspirations. This April, the American Counseling Association (ACA) has designated their Counseling Awareness Month with the theme: A Counselor Can Help. Read more on the many different ways counselors can help you achieve wellness!

4 Relationships Every School Counselor Should Have

One of the major roles of a school counselor is a collaborator throughout the school. With a focus on the holistic health, academic success and personal/social development of students, school counselors work with psychologists, nurses, principals and teachers to support students in achieving their own success.

Mental Health and Substance Abuse

For our fifth and final addition in OnlineCounselingPrograms.com's blog series "Mental Health and...", we look into comorbidity between mental illness and substance use disorders, specifically how the two can be influential of one another and may typically occur at the same time.

Mental Health and Violence

In our fourth addition in OnlineCounselingPrograms.com's blog series "Mental Health and...", we review the impact of violence on our lives - specifically regarding our mental capabilities when faced with trauma or terror.

Mental Health and Technology

Our third addition in OnlineCounselingPrograms.com's blog series "Mental Health and...", we discuss the impact and influence of technology on mental health. In what ways does the growth of technology help or harm our cognition and emotions?

Mental Health and Physical Health

Continuing OnlineCounselingPrograms.com's blog series "Mental Health and...", this piece reviews the connection between mental and physical health - highlighting how some mental health concerns affect your physical wellbeing and vice versa.