How to Choose a Therapist

*Reblog* Valuable and informative tips on selecting a practitioner that works well for your needs.

The Psych Talk

Once you decide you would like to get therapy, you have to go through the process of finding the therapist that is right for you. This can be a daunting task so I have compiled a list of things that could help you narrow down your options and get the most out of therapy.

Decide what you want

First of all, it is important to figure out what it is you want from a therapist. Look into the various kinds of treatments and figure out which would best suit you. You also have to decide on any qualities you would like your therapist to have. For example, you may want a male therapist, LGBT therapist or a Christian therapist. It is important to find someone you can trust to get the most out of therapy.

Assess your Budget

Money can be a big barrier to receiving help. Figure out how…

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