Psychoanalysis as a healing method was developed, as you may know, by Sigmund Freud, an Austrian neurologist who had noticed an interesting phenomena while working with his patients. He noticed that those of them who had a habit of talking about themselves and their lives during doctor’s visits got rid of their neurological symptoms faster
This post touches the subject of various types of therapy and why it is important for you, as a consumer, to know what they are.
A great piece on do’s and don’t’s of psychotherapy for people with addictions introduced by our guest poster Mel Davis
Many times I’ve been contacted by people, who were currently in therapy and wanted to know if their therapists were doing the work competently and/or ethically. Such questions arose out of concerns about the specific actions or non-actions made by the therapists that didn’t seem consistent with what people believed the normal therapy process should entail.