Tag Archives: therapy

Accessible and Stigma Free

“ I shouldn’t need therapy. I could figure things out on my own. I didn’t want to ask for help and besides, I didn’t really need help. What I was going through wasn’t that bad compared to other people. We’d … Continue reading

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Excerpt from a Career Journal: Therapeutic Guidance

I feel like I botched it with one of my clients under the rules of this study. I don’t recall verbally informing a parent of the attendance policy. I know  this is not a formal rule, and she got the … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Notes : Therapeutic Genuineness

The therapy must truly respect and care for the youth and the parent: Suspend judgment – does not mean you must approve of all behaviors Respond carefully Does not mean total honesty (e.g. unexamined biases might reinforce stigma)   Advice … Continue reading

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Younger Self

Any advice you’d like to give to your younger self? Rather  than cave to anxiety and fears admit when you’re scared and get help -Stacy Silverman Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Notes: Principles of Recovery

My career journal is filled with scraps of paper, my dreams, countless questions, and thoughts; all of which bring a flood of memories with one powerful statement, which is “I wish someone would have told me this.” So, I’ll be … Continue reading

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