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I Am a Therapist

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    Hi

    I had a dual relationship with my therapist and we had sexual touch and really bad things we did in theapy and we got caught and I would like to keep it going. What do you think is the best way to get the relationship going ater theapy? Thanks for your help....[]  
    antonioooo antonioooo 41-45 2 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    love my job. gives me satisfaction at the end

    of day working and helping people
    Ritz87 Ritz87 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 27, 2014

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    I Hate My Legs! How Do I Get Them Bigger?

    y legs are very skinny and my ankle are even skinnier than my legs. I don't like wearing skirts, dresses or heel when I go out because I think I look funny. I know a lot of people workout to get thinner legs or want thinner legs, but mine look very bad. My legs are way too skinny...
    michou25 michou25 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 18, 2011

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    " What Exactly Is Your Approach?"

    We all know the answer to that one, don't we? Whether it's asked at a job interview or in a classroom or at a conference. We look seriously at the person asking and say, " Cognitive Behavioral." And the person who asked nods wisely and says, " Me too." It's the latest thing and...
    LeonardMarks LeonardMarks 61-65, M 3 Responses Aug 5, 2011

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    I am an Emotional Therapist,

    with 4yrs professional experience with my own practice in Cumbria, England. I offer free support, talks and adivce to anyone who needs it. If I am online I will talk to you. You are not alone and if you need further help then I can arrange this for you. I will always be there...
    AX5625 AX5625 31-35, M 9 Responses Feb 28, 2014

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    I love to help people out

    and I know a lot about therapy so if anyone wants a therapist I available :)
    SHM13 SHM13 18-21, F 2 Responses May 29, 2014

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    Should I Go?

    I wonder if I should go to a therapist. I feel lonely, and I don't think there's anyone I can open up to completely. I have some friends, but not too close, and I don't feel comfortable telling all my problems to my parents. I don't know if I should get help, because sometimes I...
    roguecitiz roguecitiz 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 8, 2012

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    Psycho Therapist

    i have been a therapist since 1994. im a generalist and love working with all populations. i am particularly comfortable with trauma work, emdr, play therapy, family, and couples work.  i am particularly interested in ego state work now. i would love to train in...
    kittten kittten 46-50, F 13 Responses Dec 26, 2007

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    I Was a Counsellor For Many...

    I was a counsellor for many years. It had it's highs and lows, but the highs outweighed all the lows.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 23, 2008

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    Little Blessings

    I am a licensed social worker in the state of ILlinois. I have been an active therapist for two years. I treat adolescent females in a residential treatment center who are emotional, behavior disturbed and need intensive psyhotherapeutic services. My clients have all...
    alice60058 alice60058 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 25, 2009

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    Im not but I was filling in.

    I'm so stressed out. Holy ****, no wonder it pays well.
    yennafur yennafur 22-25, F Sep 17, 2014

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    I was a outpatient therapist

    for 10 months, now I'm starting a job as a crisis therapist. I'm excited and nervous at the same time.
    ramennoodlesistaken ramennoodlesistaken 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2014

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    I'm not a therapist I'm looking

    for a therapist or anyone to give advice On controversial subjects, also be extremely open minded Please help I've got so many questions
    LeighJordan LeighJordan 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 31, 2014

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    I need help. This doesn't involve myself,

    but I'd like someone to vent with and could possibly diagnose a family member of mine. It scares me on what she's doing and I need help. Maybe just someone to tell me what they think is going on. Just something to lead me. Thank you, and please contact me if you can help.
    JustCammy JustCammy 16-17, F 1 Response May 28, 2014

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    Why I Became A Therapist

    I knew that I wanted to become a therapist when I was manager of a group home. I encouraged group home residents to participate in therapy, which most of them were happy to do. I had the pleasure of meeting a wonderful therapist who worked with these clients. She recognized the...
    vantagepointtx vantagepointtx 31-35, M Oct 28, 2012

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    aple2277 aple2277 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 22, 2014

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    Self Help Therapy : Cult Abuse Survivor

    I wanted to ask therapists how i can be labeled stable and recovered so I can defend myself from further victimization. I'm looking to buy a gun permit, lower my health insurance costs etc. What do i have to do or prove and with whom??? I'm not sure if my mental health is listed...
    BlueCastleJ BlueCastleJ 22-25, M Feb 19, 2012

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    I Need A Therapist

    Something has been bothering me lately, and I want to get a few more perspectives before I decide how to feel about it. My mother recently left my father, they have never been married but have shared about 35 years together. I support her decision, but cant help but feel sorry...
    Amandasfriend Amandasfriend 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 10, 2013

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    I Am A Therapist

    I'm a therapist. I'm not a counselor. I'm working toward my license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have also been trained in Marriage and Family Therapy. I will be pursuing that license soon as well.I love working with people. 2+2 does not always = 4 when working with...
    crow29 crow29 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 15, 2012

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    Aspiring Therapist And Mhealth Entrepreneur

    I'm an aspiring therapist, DBT patient, and mobile health entrepreneur. I am conducting research on how to best help therapists help their patients. Right now, I'm gathering research. Any insight you brilliant people can provide would be greatly appreciated! I've created a Google...
    tb000 tb000 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 13, 2013

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    I Feel So Guilty Doing Couples Therapy, When My Own Marriage Is A Sham.

    I specialize in children and adolescents, but on many occassions I have been asked to do couples therapy. Oddly, I am quite successful at couples therapy. I say oddly, because my own marriage is practically non-existant. We stay together for the kids, but we have no interest in...
    complacent complacent 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 21, 2010

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    I Have Been Around Awhile

    I've been a social worker of one sort or another for forty years having spent most of that time in the criminal justice system dealing with what we refer to as Axis II's: convicted criminals, alcoholics, drug addicts, sex offenders and others who have had difficulty with the...
    LeonardMarks LeonardMarks 61-65, M 7 Responses Aug 3, 2011

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    Finding My Way

    I am about half way through getting my hours to be licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist.  I have a paying job as an Intern but I feel this agency is taking away my soul, my creativity, and stifling my growth as a clinician!  DMH work sucks the life out of you...
    ladygal75 ladygal75 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 14, 2007

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    I am a Associate Clinical Social Worker.

    I am providing talk therapy via Skype for a low cost fee. I post on this site and it has been really helpful for my personal life. Check out my website, www.fearlessheartfamilytherapy.com. Thanks!
    gatorgirl1205 gatorgirl1205 26-30, F Jun 28, 2014

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    I am a therapist. If you have issues you want

    to get rid of, just send me a message i will reply as soon as possible. And here's a picture of a cat
    dan1992iel dan1992iel 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 20, 2014

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    Not a real one but I've been told I give good

    advice and can listen without going odd topic I've also been told I am a hard *** but that's only because if you want help your going to have to deal with the truth if you want to talk to someone I'll be there
    yungmoney22 yungmoney22 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2014

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    Clients' Attendance

    I absolutely love conducting therapy, especially individual therapy sessions. I have difficulty with attendance; many of the clients in this community seems to have difficulty making therapy a priority. I am looking to learn strategies to increase attendance. I am aware that my...
    PrettyLifeCoach PrettyLifeCoach 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2012

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    I Don't Get It

    How can someone hurt you so much with his mouth to a point where you wanna die? how can someone make you feel so low, lower than dirt? on top of that of that, he always make himself out to be the victim. Is God watching? how can I give my life to God and still go through this?
    michou25 michou25 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2011

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    Life's A Trip (literally)

    I have M.S.  Been diagnosed since my late 20s and I'm 61 now.  And I'm still on my feet (most of the time).  Several situatons conspired to push me into being a therapist --  something that most other therapists have, like me, always done.  Ironic that if...
    2Hooligans 2Hooligans 56-60 2 Responses Nov 8, 2010

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    I Am NOT A Therapist

    I am not a therapist. I am 21. I have no insurance of any kind, i just got my first full time job, i dropped out of college,I'm moving out of the house for the first time. I was falsely arrested and found out I'm a victim of identity theft. In short, I'm losing my damn mind and...
    psyco2babble psyco2babble 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 14, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    when I was in high school, my dickhead principal and my closed minded guidance councilor forced me into seeing the school therapist. NOT because I was having mental or emotional...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I want to be an Art therapist! I'm going to school for art and design and I love helping people and I really believe this is the perfect career for me! Is anyone out there an art...
    theartistt theartistt 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    I told my most recent therapist that I was hearing voices and he told me it was and entity and performed an exorcism on me. I had never been so uncomfortable in my life and I...
    Alwaysrabbit Alwaysrabbit 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    So I kinda freaked my therapist out again today. The 1st time it was about 2 months ago and it was about suicidal thoughts today it was about homicidal thoughts. She had to get all...
    sadly203 sadly203 18-21 Jan 9

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    I am absolutely fascinated by the art of communication! Right now I work in assisting those with developmental delays to learn independence. But my favorite part of the job is...
    BreeBree2713 BreeBree2713 18-21, F Jan 5

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    someone that could actually help me... figure out what's wrong with me if anything more then just depression and anxiety. I just want to be on the right track I need help! I want...
    RatxInxAxCage RatxInxAxCage 18-21, M Jan 22

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    Thats prbbly one of the most awesome skills to have xD
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    It all started when I asked my parents for a Facebook. My mom yelled at me because she is paranoid about the internet and she thinks I'll get targeted or bullied or something. She...
    ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned 13-15, F 20 hrs ago

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    I'm so sad that my marriage has turned into a lonely void. This is not my first rodeo. I'm 68 and married my husband 10 years ago after the breakup of my 28 year marriage. The...
    Sosad2015 Sosad2015 66-70, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Really angry! Down right pissed off!!! My husband of 30 years committed suicide this past summer. My mom has attempted suicide 9 times! NINE TIMES!! The most recent one 2 weeks...
    mSunUp mSunUp 41-45 1 hr ago

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    So people are always asking me why I'm depressed. I usually give pretty broad answers. But now I want to answer for real. When I started middle school I started hating the way I...
    Ashleyyyb Ashleyyyb 18-21, F 55 mins ago

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    I can't wait to see what my stalker's psychologist says about me. It would be wonderful to see it posted. The verdict is in. It's my fault I have had a stalker. "I know you were...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jan 4

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    I have been in treatment for a very long time, mostly with a therapist that was able to help me to survive for many years and not kill myself. actually she did a lot more than...
    mrecovery mrecovery 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    so I saw my doctor today. I wanted to talk to her about my anxiety and how bad it gets, along with my panic attacks. I have been having a lot of trouble breathing, and I just...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 10

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    When I broke the news to my ex-husband that I am finished for good (I left, never to look back), I decided to see a really good therapist to help me move forward with my AP (when...
    happyasever happyasever 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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    Been There, Done That. In the mid-70's, I questioned my mental state. I had been married and divorced twice. I had been out of work for almost 2 years. The relationships were bad...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M Jan 20

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    "Before this love ends up killing me in pain, im gonna kill it first"....thats what a spanish songs says, thats what i need to do before is too late. Last night i got to see him...
    Chicadelcaribe Chicadelcaribe 31-35, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I've been married for 14 years. On 5/12/14 my husband confessed going onto gay chats and talking to gay men. He admits talking to a particular gay man and he was telling me about...
    SoniaBG SoniaBG 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I spent my Christmas vacation of 2014 in Rome this year. I needed to get away from my overprotective parents, and with that dreadful Christmas vacation back home in 2013 in mind...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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