Counsellor or Friend/Family?
There are often posts saying that all you need is a coffee and a friend, and I don’t disagree but there are times in your life when a counsellor is the better option rather than a friend or family member. What is the difference? Well they both might listen but there are some major differences, including:- * A counsellor will give you a safe space to talk without a personal agenda, or being coloured by their emotional attachment to you. * They will hold what you tell them