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or a licensed professional nurse who’s had specific training in psychiatric medications so those are the only 2 kinds of people who can prescribe medication the huge majority of psychotherapists do not recommend medication because they do not hold those other degrees and where i live very extremely couple of psychiatrists likewise do therapy most psychiatrists concentrate on recommending the medication and leave the therapy to the psychotherapists so that is not a valid criticism and then the second criticism that they do not handle court orders i will tell you in my own private practice i actually tried to avoid handling court orders and i will share with you why most of the time what would happen is i would get a telephone call from someone who would remain in a panic asking to have 5 sessions in a week because they needed to go to court next week and they were trying to meet the requirement that they had actually gotten probably 5 or six months earlier now i comprehend that this takes place i truly do but that’s not in fact treatment that’s really doing something to satisfy a court order and it’s not the type of work i ever did and most likely for many court-ordered therapy there are community firms that can offer that kind of treatment in a more effective manner so i simply wanted to address those 2 criticisms since i do not feel they stand so before i share with you this little technique on the website for better help in terms of having the ability to find somebody in your own location that you resonate with i ‘d like to say two things one is that the fit in between you and a therapist is super important and the style of a therapist makes a big distinction how comfy you feel with them how safe you feel with them and you might go to somebody who has a really expensive rate at a private practice and still not be happy with the therapist right i have actually had customers who have actually pertained to me after seeing somebody in my area where they were paying a high private practice rate and they enter into my workplace and they ‘d say my previous therapist not did anything but discuss herself well that’s not suitable so if that takes place to you either with a private practice or a community agency or on better help change therapists and if a therapist ever does something outright you can report it to the state licensing board so certainly the quality of the therapist differs no matter what their training or background and you have to discover somebody who’s a great suitable for you and actually among the
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benefits i feel of the much better health platform is that you have this ability to easily switch therapists so there’s some responsibility because because undoubtedly if better help has a therapist and individuals are always changing away from that person they get that feedback right if you go to someone in a private practice what do you tell and then it’s very hard to find reviews unless you get an individual recommendation to a private practice therapist so i do think that’s sort of an advantage of the better help platform that you can check out evaluations you can compose a review you can offer feedback and you can change therapists if you require to so before i share with you how you can go onto the betterhelp platform and pick a therapist who resonates for you in your location but i do have a link below this video that offers you with 10 off your first month i am an affiliate of better help i am not a therapist on the platform and i no longer take on psychotherapy customers just as an fyi because i get that concern a lot but i connected with them because people all over the country and really all over the world contact me regularly to say that they don’t have access to mental health services so better help provide service in 140 various nations 40 various languages i’m in alignment with their objective so there is a link below this video that will give you 10 percent off your first month so if you go to the betterhelp.com site you actually don’t get the choice up here to put your postal code in and see what therapists are available you have to scroll all the way to the bottom and you’ll see here find a therapist so you can put in any city in the united states i’m going to select baltimore maryland i do not live there
i don’t understand any therapists there but i’m just going to try it and you will get an entire host of therapists and you can take a look and once again i do not understand these people i’m not promoting them in any way i’m just revealing you how you can evaluate to see who the therapists are that are offered in your location prior to signing up and then if you truly liked this therapist or state here dr veronica wanza she specializes in stress anxiety lgbt relationship issues trauma and abuse Talkspace Sign In