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
The word “therapy” implies that talking to someone for the purpose of alleviating their mental distress is a medical practice in the same sense as treating physical ailments is a medical practice.