In some places, people who go to a counsellor are viewed with suspicion
You voluntarily go to a medical doctor because there's something wrong with you.
You voluntarily go to a councilor because ... well because something is wrong with you.
Isn't Troi considered a "department head"?
Given how much time she spends with the Captain and going on away team missions, wouldn't it make sense for Troi not
to be the department head?