As the status of therapist has shifted from an oversized figure with Svengali-like powers to an overworked and underpaid service provider at the mercy of the client-consumer...
The revolution in communication technology has created a new set of ethical dilemmas, which are invading our sessions, whether we know it or not.
The ways we disclose, read cues from our clients, and dialogue about what’s been divulged are the keys to whether therapist self-disclosure helps clients’ therapeutic goals or gets in the way.
A therapist–lawyer on what most often gets clinicians in trouble with the law and everything you need to know about the duty to report, to warn—and more.
When something is coming at you that may cause pain or self-doubt, it’s natural to want to duck.
With stalemated cases in which the task of self-acceptance feels impossible, the therapist needs to offer more than compassion and encouragement.
Ever consider what would happen if your portable device---chock full of information about your clients---went missing?
In an age when all eyes seem constantly riveted on the Next Big Thing, celebrated therapist-novelist Irvin Yalom takes a different approach.
A new book about the power of keeping your mouth shut provides a much-needed corrective to our cultural enchantment with extroversion.
Not all families are related by blood.