A thought, one goal: A profession is growing together. The psychological consultants join together now in an umbrella organization, the Association of psychological consultants. The Association would like to action against spiraling costs, caused mental illnesses, the health system as well as the company. Used to with psychosocial stressors, psychological counseling to help the people to solve current problems that are solvable perceived subjectively perceived as difficult, with expert support, before they eventually lead to mental illness. The rising pressure, unemployment, high divorce rates, flood information, contact poverty, communication deficits in parallel loss of the family and real friendly surrounds the people steadily more charge is it probably not to discuss away, that prevention should apply here. In contrast to friendly Problemlosegesprachen is in the psychological consultation about an objective, neutral and appreciative support of the client to clarify his issues. The client passes through certain consulting techniques and targeted questions to his own solutions. However, it is a prerequisite that the solutions be found only by the client itself.
Thus psychological counseling can be understood essentially as a form of search solutions, clarifying and supporting intervention, which is limited in time and represents no treatment of mental illness. Generally, the overarching aim of psychological counseling is the improvement of the quality of life. This implies consulting concern of clients to the prevention, clarification or relief of life problems, crises of any kind, inter – and intrapersonal conflicts such as such as decision problems, questions about the life change, topics of General, professional or family reorientation, loads with aging or entering the retiree life, career planning, optimization of leadership behavior. Improvement of communication etc… The President would be on future cooperation with the members and funding, as well as on the nationwide campaign of the Association in January 2013 under the slogan “Germany becomes emotionally strong”.