Navigating Online Therapy

Navigating Through the New World of Online Therapy

There are enough statistics indicating the efficacy of online therapy to leave little doubt that it works, especially for clients who function on the Internet with ease. The range of digital therapeutic opportunities range from classic Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Life Coaching, all the way to the Breakthrough site’s self-administered psychological assessments and ease of […]

Traditional vs Online Counseling

Comparing the Costs of Traditional vs. Online Counseling

Many factors such an in-patient, out-patient, frequency of appointments and similar factors affect the overall costs of psychotherapeutic care. Comparing the on-site costs of psychotherapeutic care to online fees requires a look at the issues involved, not mere dollar-to-dollar analyses. A Range of Therapeutic Needs and Prices The average mental health therapy client enters their […]

Is Online Therapy the Next Big Thing?

Is Online Therapy the Next Big Thing or Is It Really a Giant Scam?

One of the blessings in online life is the ready accessibility of competent therapists. They can streamline your efforts to solve problems by preventing time- and gas-guzzling commutes. That gives you more time for working together and for effecting the solutions to problems that once seemed to defy you or your loved ones. The bonus […]

Breakthrough vs 7 Cups of Tea

Breakthrough vs. 7 Cups of Tea – Professionalism vs. Community

The Breakthrough Confidential Online Counseling and Therapy site broke barriers as it increased access to professional therapists to an increasingly large online population of distressed people. Digital technology enables clients to use hard-to-describe opportunities to get the mental health support that they need, when they are able to seek it out. Breakthrough’s format utilizes such […]

Counseling Relationship

The Counseling Relationship in Online Psychotherapy: What Does the Research Say?

My previous article on online counseling defined and explored the impact of technological counseling on the nature of the therapeutic relationship. This article takes this discussion a bit deeper through exploring some of the research into establishing and maintaining a counseling relationship in online psychotherapy. As discussed in the previous article, the relationship between counselor […]

Online Chat Help

Psychological Testing: A reliable Form of Online Psychological Help?

The range of options when it comes to online psychological help is very wide. From online psychological testing to support groups to professional therapy, the options are endless. One of the first steps that many people take in engaging with online psychological help is using available psychological online testing. Either out of curiosity or as […]

Therapist's View

Online Counselling: From the Therapist’s Point of View

In today’s impersonal world many of our experiences are filtered through the mechanical middle man and personal interactions are conducted via the internet. As an online therapist I wonder about this process and the virtual world where one feels comfortable sharing one’s innermost feelings through an impersonal screen. My work as an online therapist has […]

Free Therapy

Can Free Online Therapy Really Make an Impact?

Free online therapy seems to be a popular option, considering all the accessible sites for it. The option is available in many countries and languages. Avoiding traffic, public exposure in waiting rooms and time-consuming commutes can make online therapy appealing. So can the convenience of digital devices. But how does free online therapy help people, […]

Online Therapy for Teens

Should Parents Seek Out Online Therapy for their Teens?

With headlines like A dangerous wait: Colleges can’t meet soaring student needs for mental health care, parents can feel justified in wondering how best to help their stressed-out college kids. However, in the event that the parents find an online or in-person mental health therapist willing to become involved with their suffering child, things can […]