Wikia

Psychology Wiki

Psychotherapists

Talk0
34,117pages on
this wiki

Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Clinical: Approaches · Group therapy · Techniques · Types of problem · Areas of specialism · Taxonomies · Therapeutic issues · Modes of delivery · Model translation project · Personal experiences ·


Psychotherapists are therapists who practice psychotherapy. Psychotherapists employ a range of techniques based on experiential relationship building, dialogue, communication and behavior change and that are designed to improve the mental health of a client or patient, or to improve group relationships (such as in a family). Psychotherapy may be performed by practitioners with a number of different qualifications, including clinical psychologists, marriage and family therapists, occupational therapists, licensed clinical social workers, counselors, [hypnotherapists]], psychiatric nurses, psychoanalysts, and psychiatrists, all of whom may be referred to as psychotherapists.

TrainingEdit

Main article: Psychotherapy training

See alsoEdit

Advertisement | Your ad here

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki