Another article described the kinds of questions with which career seekers wrestle. These include:
This may be a sign that the difficulties require psychotherapy. How does one assess whether psychotherapy or career coaching is warranted? These are important questions to because, sometimes, when people pursue psychotherapy or career coaching without first undergoing a thoughtful psychoanalytically-informed, career assessment they might not receive the optimal intervention.
Finally, it should be noted that sometimes anxiety or depression interferes can interfere with the person's capacity to identify and pursue career goals.It's important to recognize that with a careful evaluation, these difficulties can often be identified, addressed and resolved. Psychotherapy or psychoanalysis can be helpful in overcoming anxiety and depression.
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