Patient talking with his therapist

    Psychology

    Explore the various types of psychology, their history, and the major theorists behind them and apply this knowledge to your own mental and emotional well-being.
    A culturally sensitive therapist will understand you.
    How to Find a Culturally Sensitive Therapist
    Parent and doctor
    Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: Definition, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
    Test your negative beliefs with behavioral experiments.
    How to Perform Behavioral Experiments
    A group therapy session
    An Overview of Group Therapy
    Psychotherapy Process
    Common Misconceptions About Psychotherapy
    Smiling therapist talks with young woman
    What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)?
    Woman reading a book on a window ledge
    Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) Overview
    Woman helping patient in therapy.
    An Overview of Problem-Solving Therapy
    Woman in anxiety therapy.
    Types of Therapy for Anxiety and What to Expect
    Sand tray therapy helps heal a variety of psychological wounds.
    What Is Sand Tray Therapy?
    Closeup of brush and palette.
    The Benefits of Mindfulness-Based Art Therapy
    Veteran speaking to therapist
    AEDP: Therapy for Trauma
    Group therapy
    What Is Gestalt Therapy?
    Psychologist in office
    APA Ethics Code: Guidelines for Ethical Behavior
    What Is Bibliotherapy?
    Therapist leading a group therapy session
    How to Become a Psychotherapist
    Meaning in life can help to improve resilience.
    An Overview of Viktor Frankl's Logotherapy
    Psychologist guiding patient through hypnotherapy
    What Is Hypnosis?
    woman on couch while therapist takes notes
    How to Request Therapy Notes From Your Therapist
    Conversion Therapy
    Psychological Disorders and How They Are Diagnosed
    Talk to your doctor if you suspect you have a mental illness.
    Is There a Mental Illness Test?
    patient with doctor
    Munchausen Syndrome (Factitious Disorder Imposed on Self): Symptoms and Treatment
    Troubled teen
    Psychological Evaluations for Troubled Teens
    Girl talking to a counselor
    Choosing a Therapist to Help Your Troubled Teen
    A photography of a man talking to his therapist.
    What Is Psychoanalytic Therapy?
    Woman in Therapy
    Why Do Therapists Ask Open-Ended Questions?
    Woman talking to a therapist
    Finding Therapists as a Highly Sensitive Person
    Young woman in therapy
    Can Clients and Therapists Be Friends?
    a teen in a counseling session with a therapist
    10 Reasons Teens Go to Therapy
    Woman Stealing Bottle Of Wine From Supermarket
    What Is Kleptomania?
    Communicating to patient
    What Is a Psychologist Vs a Psychiatrist?
    Psychologist having session with her patient
    The Basic Methods of Therapy
    Hispanic teenaged girl sitting alone at prom
    What You Should Know About Loneliness
    Prescribing psychologists
    Can Psychologists Prescribe Medications?
    Gate Control Theory
    Gate Control Theory and the Brain
    Teen talking to a therapist
    What to Do If Your Teen Refuses to Go to Counseling
    A group therapy session.
    The Recovery Model in Mental Health Care
    Group therapy
    What to Expect From a Mental Health OT
    counselor with client
    Unconditional Positive Regard in Psychology
    thematic apperception test
    What Is the Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)?
    Man discusses something with his therapist
    How to Handle Your Feelings for Your Therapist
    Mental health
    How to Get Mental Health Insurance and Use It Wisely
    Serious young woman lying on sofa
    Energy Psychology for Treating Mental Illness
    man in therapy session with psychologist
    How Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Works
    Male life coach talking to young woman and pointing to paperwork
    5 Differences Between Coaching and Psychotherapy
    therapist with her client
    Effectiveness of Client-Centered Therapy
    Art therapy can be a useful treatment tool.
    How Art Therapy Is Used to Help People Heal
    Electroconvulsive therapy machine
    What Is Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)?
    young woman with therapist in office
    How to Get Stress Relief With Cognitive Therapy
    family therapy session
    Types of Professionals That Provide Psychotherapy
    group of men and women talking in a circle of chairs
    3 Key Ethical Considerations in Psychological Research
    Two men talking during couselling session, close-up
    What Is Solution Focused Brief Therapy?
    Therapist listening to patient
    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Adolescents
    Mother and daughter talking
    How Cognitive Reframing Is Used in Mental Health
    Constructivism in Psychology and Psychotherapy
    Female mental health professional talks with patient
    What to Know About Psychotherapy
    man and woman talking over tablet
    The Pros and Cons of Online Therapy
    A teenage girl paints in a studio.
    Can Art Therapy Help My Troubled Teen?
    Woman being bullied on the Internet.
    The Psychology of Cyberbullying
    conspiracy theories
    Why People Believe in Conspiracy Theories