is the systematic interaction between a therapist and a client that applies psychological principles to affect the client’s thoughts, feelings, or behavior in order to help the client overcome psychological disorders, adjust to problems in living, or develop as an individual
Psychotherapy is a systematic interaction between a client and a therapist. The therapist applies a theoretical viewpoint and an understanding of the client’s cultural and social background in structuring the therapy process.
Psychotherapy is based on psychological theory and research in areas such as personality, learning, motivation, emotion, and abnormal behavior.
method of psychotherapy that focuses on achieving insight into the unconscious roots of psychological problems.
the client is made comfortable and asked to talk about any topic that comes to mind. No thought is to be censored.
In psychoanalysis, the uncensored expression of all thoughts that come to mind.