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12 Ways To Spot An Unethical Therapist

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Do you (or someone you know) have a therapist? Are they ethical? Do they follow the rules of their profession and engage with client(s) and staff with integrity and patience? If not, you might want to look a bit closer. If you begin to question the behaviors and words of the therapist because your intuition says something is off, looking closer is in your best interest.

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5 Ways To View Your Therapist

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Do you (or someone you know) have a therapist? If so, how is this therapist perceive by you or the person you know? Sadly, many therapists are perceived by clients as "arrived" and capable of navigating life without error.  Most people believe that therapists are trained professionals who know exactly what is needed to "cure" the problem the client is seeking help for. While part of this is...
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4 Signs You Have A Mommie-Dearest Parent

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Have you ever seen the movie Mommie Dearest? Do you remember the scene where  she awakened her adopted children by screaming, crying, and having a temper tantrum over iron vs. plastic hangers? The emotional intensity, the roller-coaster mood swings, and the self-centeredness of her anger frightened her children. Sadly, her emotional lability didn't stop here:


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15 Ways You Are Resisting Therapy or Recovery

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Do you (or someone you know) resist therapy? Is the resistance almost toward anything a therapist may be saying or doing? Have you questioned this resistance? Resistant clients are complicated. As a therapist, I have seen resistance in children, adolescents, parents, caregivers, and adults. It is a very draining reality for most therapists. In fact, some mental health, behavioral health, or personality disorders cause clients to be more...
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