The purpose of counselling for professionals, by professionals, is to provide support and help the person receiving counselling increase his knowledge, improve his skills and maintain his mental capacity. The counsellor is more experienced and usually also trained specifically to give professional counselling or educated in psychotherapy. Ther is counselling for both individuals and groups. Focus can be on a client, professional or a specific case, or it may be process oriented. Professional counselling usually consists of several regular appointments.
Mentline offers counselling for professionals working in mental health care or with children or young people in schools, day care centres or maternity and child health clinics.