instant-response counseling, either via phone, walk-in, or online, given to people after experiencing a surprise or unexpected stressful period in life or event, frequently used for emergency scenarios or following an abrupt crisis.
What is CRISIS COUNSELING?
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CRISIS COUNSELING: "Crisis counseling can be quite helpful for those suffering from PTSD."
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