Paul Gilmartin, host of the Mental Illness Happy Hour, approaches the subject of therapeutic alliance with his characteristic humor and warmth. You'll learn, and you'll laugh.
Utilizing a wealth of survey responses from therapy clients, Katie Vernoy discusses techniques for building a strong bond between client and therapist, what therapists can get wrong, and how to respect the therapeutic relationship. With insightful commentary from comedian and mental health advocate Paul Gilmartin, host of The Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast.
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Operationally define "therapeutic alliance."
Describe four variables that positively impact the development of therapeutic alliance.
Identify common mistakes that negatively impact the therapeutic alliance and related treatment outcomes.
Mental health professionals at all career and experience levels who actively work with clients and seek to build strong therapeutic relationships.