Psychology vs Counselling – What Is The Difference?

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You may have decided that you want to pursue a career studying human behaviour and the mind or that you want to assist people dealing with various issues in their lives. If so, a course in psychology or counselling may be for you. But when looking at your academic options, how do you know which avenue to pursue? Whilst these courses do cover some common ground, psychology and counselling differ greatly. The following infographic seeks to better explain the major differences between these fields.


Monash Online Psychology vs Counselling