Counselling Vs. Coaching
The debate between coaching and counselling seems to linger on. Psychologist and coaches often face a common question that is aimed at asking the difference between coaching and therapy. Coaching and counselling have the same roots but differ slightly. Coaches and psychotherapists both work with the art and science of allowing their clients to face their problems and identify the areas they need to work on by providing a confidential space to discuss it.
The disciplines of both psychotherapy and coaching are significantly distinguished in this article by Dr. Darryl Cross, explaining both the streams precisely. This article outlines the two professions with the intention of building a cooperative and mutually enriching stance for the benefit of professionals and clients he serves.