Psychological Treatments PSYC 221 Sheehan
Psychotherapy Psychotherapy - the processes for resolving personal, emotional, behavioral, and social problems so as to improve well-being. Talk therapy. • 13% of U.S. adults received some form of treatment between 2004 and 2008 • 57% of those diagnosed with a disorder • Implies that 43% received treatment without meeting the threshold for a DSM diagnosis (very common!) Why?