A Recent Experience in Psychotherapy






In this essay I will present my experience in a therapy of about six months, which occurred in the middle of 2014. In order to provide useful background to the reader, I will give a brief history of psychological issues I have dealt with in my adult life, and also some significant events that occurred to me before the start of the recent therapy.

depression-manThis story was provided by former therapy patient Don.

In this essay I will present my experience in a therapy of about six months, which occurred in the middle of 2014. In order to provide useful background to the reader, I will give a brief history of psychological issues I have dealt with in my adult life, and also some significant events that occurred to me before the start of the recent therapy. Continue reading “A Recent Experience in Psychotherapy”

Gaslighting in Therapy

hustle-and-bustle-494069_640If you Google the word “gaslighting,” here is what comes out as its definition: manipulate (someone) by psychological means into questioning their own sanity.

Unfortunately, gaslighting (or in other words, crazymaking), is not an uncommon occurrence in therapy. Continue reading “Gaslighting in Therapy”