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  • Photo by Ty Williams on Unsplash When a client comes to you and wants help, you’re going to assume that they’re telling you the truth. They want to heal from whatever pain they’re going through, and that’s why they’re coming to therapy. The problem is that when you realize that a client is not truthful, it’s difficult to help them because you don’t know what their actual problems are. ...

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    If you have read the article “ How to Find a Therapist”, by Andrea Peterson in the latest edition of Real Simple magazine , then you are probably upset and bewildered. The piece is in part based on an interview with Dr. David Kaplan, American Counseling Association's (ACA) Chief Professional Officer, among others. The article is patently incorrect on many levels and stands as an indication that ...

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    Hi Colleagues - I need help with booking in clients. I'd love any advice from anyone who has out-sourced this to a PA or a company. If you're using a company, ...

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    ​Greetings Colleagues,  I am also working on my dissertation at Regent University and need help getting mental health professional participants (e.g., ...

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    I currently run a small private practice. I provide outpatient mental health counselor along with 2 subcontracting therapists. I am thinking of re-organizing ...

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    January 10, 2019   Betty ~   You wrote, "I have been diagnosed with lung cancer and have had a stroke. This has effected my eyesight and my ...

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