Psychotherapy is referring to therapeutic interactions or treatment contracted
between a trained professional and a client, patient, family, couple, or group.
The problems addressed are emotional in nature and can vary in terms of their
causes, influences, triggers, and potential resolutions.
Psychotherapy aims to increase the individual's sense of well-being and life.
Psychotherapists employ a range of techniques based on based on relationship building, dialogue, communication
and behavior change that are designed to improve the mental health of a client or patient, or to improve group relationships.
Social Workers are now authorized “medical practitioners” for the purpose of claiming medical expenses on income tax returns.
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How Therapy Helps
Everyone needs help in navigating life's many challenges. Often help simply comes through friends and family, but there are times when the support of a professional is the better choice.
Professional counselling provides a safe and supportive environment in which you "talk things through" with someone professionally trained to help you find your solutions to your challenges.
Professional counselling can help both adults and children. Not only will it help individuals, couples, and families to see and more comprehensively understand their problems, it will also help them to identify strategies to address and resolve these problems.