DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2014.04.009
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Józef Kargul

Abstract: The paper addresses risks and threats inherent in the "counseling boom", which has affected the actual modes of help provision in guidance/counseling, and generated a unique "counseling fashion" for counseling of various kinds and hence, of various quality. Offering a critical analysis of counseling, the author proposes a few hypotheses about the phenomenon and posits that: (1) Some of the current counseling interventions-also within career counseling-are clearly market-driven; (2) Neoliberal (and post-neolib…

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