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Unformatted text preview: effectively treated (phobia vs schizophrenia) ± of major accepted therapies, all seem to work effectively (but may be best for certain problems)—is it the therapist? “Pop” Therapies ± no scientific evidence that they work ² therapeutic touch (don’t actually touch but “move energy fields”) ² eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (fixing eyes works as well) ± but some may work… ² light exposure therapy (does seem to help, especially morning light) What Matters? ± providing hope ± a new perspective (another person) ± an empathic, caring, trusting relationship (Rogers was right) ± a commitment from the client...
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- Spring '09
- Psychotherapy, Family therapy, Testimonials vs Criticisms