Feb 24, 2022
There is a lot of craptastical thinking about therapy.
Everything from religion is therapy to “put this device on your
wrist and use our app and bingo-bango, you are cured.
Fear and confusion running amuck, and that is mainly from the
people who don’t have the medical form of an anxiety condition or
disorder giving advice.
An episode or so ago I wrote about the treatment option of
medication. The choice and responsibility of using it or not using
In this episode a look at what is therapy and some of the
Mental Health America article on What is Therapy? Description of the process, list
some of the types of therapy and things to consider when seeking a
U.S. National Institute of Mental Health page on Psychotherapy
, brief description of
therapy process and listing of type of therapy options.
National Alliance of Mental Health (NAMI
) also has a post on therapy
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Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, the Trevor Project at
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