What Does a Psychotherapist Do?
Psychotherapy is the application of mental techniques, especially when aimed at changing behavior and overcoming difficulties in desired ways, to assist a person to change behaviour and overcome difficulties in the desired manner. The most popular of these techniques is counselling. It may be employed to treat eating disorders, alcohol or drug addiction, social anxiety disorder, Post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), depression and even bulimia. However, there are varying factors that influence a patient’s success in seeking help from a therapist and for many who suffer from eating disorders and self-starvation, counselling can be a challenge.… Read more