Month: August 2016

  • When therapy must stop

    “Every therapy will eventually end but how do you deal with termination when the length of therapy is predetermined by a hospital or inpatient unit? What do you consider important principles towards the end of therapy: working with the patient’s main problem to the end, working with grief over losing the patient-therapist relationship, focus on…

  • Working with delusions

    “I had a client who was fragile and had a delusion that I was using her videotaped sessions to exploit her. She expressed what I believe was a delusion that a young woman at work was staring at her and was sexually interested in her. I gently explored what evidence there was for this woman…