Betterhelp Low Income – A few simple questions

When I was first approached…Betterhelp Low Income…. to potentially team up with them on a youtube series one of the important things that was truly important to me as a psychologist was that I would have autonomy over what I discussed what what topics I picked to present and likewise you understand my own views when when necessary or appropriate to share them and I was approved that by a they basically stated you understand we trust you as a medical professional and

we’re gon na trust you to head out there and speak about what you know and one of the things that I actually wished to address is the truth that I’m not just here to state that online treatment is the answer for whatever you understand I believe it can be exceptionally practical for many people I have actually seen it myself working with people from a couple of months as much as over a year and I seen how having the ability to message and likewise have video sessions with someone is actually a it

practically enriches the the therapeutic experience in such a way at the same time I have a private practice where I see individuals face-to-face and I completely take pleasure in that and there are individuals that I see there that I wouldn’t think about seeing online either they would not be appropriate we would not be able to do the level and depth of work we’re doing or it simply wouldn’t feel comfortable and which’s fine those 2 things can both hold true and I believe one of the important things that I wish to begin to have people consider exists’s a location for both online and offline therapy it is really a matter of you understand choosing what’s right for you however likewise what’s most appropriate for you with the help of an expert when I speak about particular counseling styles or approaches as being appropriate for you what I suggest by that is that it would be the very best method for

the particular issue that you’re handling and I believe that a person of the issues that a lot of individuals have is that online therapy is trying to change offline therapy and I can tell you 100% that that’s not true I have actually had numerous conversations with the creator of where he has mentioned that his audience isn’t to take on physical practices or put psychologists or licensed specialists out of business his objective is to supply psychological health access to the people who aren’t going to enter into the therapy workplace and I 100% support that mission and I think it is essential and we have a problem with gain access to

to mental healthcare in this nation and is one solution as our other online business I was discussing earlier that there are things that I personally believe that online therapy is more appropriate for or offline therapy is better suited for and I’ve really I’ve actually spoken about this in other settings because it is something I feel pretty passionate about and I have to state that my opinion has actually been favored by business like in terms of hopefully how they how they deal with the people that present for care so I just wished to spend a couple of minutes talking about my own is my own individual viewpoint about the important things that are most appropriate for offline versus online treatment so in my view I see online treatment as a terrific location for people who are battling with difficult life transitions for circumstances where they’re experiencing more tension than normal for situations where you understand they have an extremely precise concern with anxiety or social stress and anxiety and a treatment like cognitive

 

behavioral therapy which is really structured can can benefit them which treatment since it’s not as social as others is ideal for online counseling due to the fact that it involves a great deal of research it involves worksheets it involves finding out specific abilities and techniques so mild milder disorders like mild anxiety mild depression change conditions even PTSD as long as like the individual has gotten care initially elsewhere these are all things that can be resolved through online therapy you understand think of somebody who has a agoraphobia and possibly they reach out to a therapist from their home due to the fact that they can’t leave their house and simply simply to clarify agoraphobia is a condition where people are actually terrified of being trapped and caught in a location where they might have an anxiety attack therefore basically they start to restrict their activities and restrict their activities until much of them can’t leave their house without truly feeling considerable distress so if somebody like that is at house and they can connect through their computer and link to a counselor that’s a fantastic primary step is that going to cure them never due to the fact that agoraphobia to be successfully treated requirements that person to be able to go outside and to resume typical activities and in some cases that involves a therapist going to their home to help them with that process obviously online counselors are going to be able to do that however could they be the bridge that got that person who’s afraid to leave their home from that preliminary helpful approach to counseling where they can in fact have a better life 100% and this is what the gap that intends to fill with their services my point to this to this specific video and bringing these

things up is that I I wish to plainly communicate that anything that I share with you is going to be completely from where I stand as an expert psychologist and more notably what I think is as just a human being on this earth trying to do the very best that I can and so I I will not inform you that something is appropriate that I don’t believe is appropriate I will not share with you that online therapy is the cure-all for everything since I don’t believe that therefore you can constantly expect to hear my truthful opinion on what I believe from my own experience and knowledge base as a licensed psychologist I hope you discovered this video fascinating and helpful if you did please like it below and feel free to subscribe to our YouTube channel where we’re going to be producing more and more videos on a range of various mental health topics and please reach out if there’s something particular you would like us to attend to or cover in an approaching video

Betterhelp Low Income – A few simple questions

When I was first approached…Betterhelp Low Income…. to perhaps collaborate with them on a youtube series one of the important things that was really essential to me as a psychologist was that I would have autonomy over what I spoke about what what subjects I chose to provide and likewise you understand my own views when when necessary or appropriate to share them and I was approved that by a they basically said you know we trust you as a medical professional and

we’re gon na trust you to go out there and speak about what you know and among the important things that I really wanted to address is the reality that I’m not just here to say that online therapy is the answer for whatever you understand I believe it can be incredibly handy for many individuals I have actually seen it myself working with people from a couple of months up to over a year and I seen how having the ability to message and likewise have video sessions with someone is really a it

practically enhances the the therapeutic experience in a way at the same time I have a private practice where I see people face-to-face and I thoroughly take pleasure in that and there are individuals that I see there that I wouldn’t think about seeing online either they wouldn’t be appropriate we wouldn’t be able to do the level and depth of work we’re doing or it simply would not feel comfortable and and that’s alright those 2 things can both be true and I think one of the important things that I wish to start to have people think of is there’s a location for both offline and online treatment it is really a matter of you understand deciding what’s right for you however also what’s most proper for you with the help of a professional when I discuss specific counseling designs or methods as being appropriate for you what I suggest by that is that it would be the very best technique for

the particular problem that you’re handling and I think that one of the issues that a great deal of individuals have is that online counseling is trying to change offline counseling and I can tell you 100% that that’s not real I have actually had numerous discussions with the founder of where he has discussed that his audience isn’t to compete with physical practices or put psychologists or licensed specialists out of business his objective is to provide mental health access to the people who aren’t going to come into the treatment workplace and I 100% support that objective and I think it is very important and we have a problem with gain access to

to mental healthcare in this country and is one option as our other online companies I was pointing out previously that there are things that I personally think that online treatment is better for or offline therapy is better suited for and I’ve actually I’ve really discussed this in other settings since it is something I feel pretty passionate about and I have to state that my opinion has actually been favored by companies like in terms of hopefully how they how they deal with individuals that present for care so I just wanted to spend a couple of minutes speaking about my own is my own personal viewpoint about the important things that are most appropriate for online versus offline therapy so in my view I see online therapy as a terrific place for people who are struggling with difficult life transitions for scenarios where they’re experiencing more tension than typical for circumstances where you understand they have a really well-defined problem with stress and anxiety or social anxiety and a treatment like cognitive

 

behavioral therapy which is very structured can can benefit them and that treatment due to the fact that it’s not as interpersonal as others is best for online therapy due to the fact that it involves a great deal of homework it includes worksheets it includes learning specific abilities and methods so mild milder disorders like moderate stress and anxiety mild depression change conditions even PTSD as long as like the person has received care initially elsewhere these are all things that can be addressed through online counseling you understand think about someone who has a agoraphobia and possibly they reach out to a therapist from their home because they can’t leave their home and simply simply to clarify agoraphobia is a disorder where individuals are really terrified of being trapped and caught in a place where they might have an anxiety attack therefore basically they start to restrict their activities and limit their activities up until a number of them can’t leave their home without really feeling significant distress so if someone like that is at home and they can connect through their computer system and connect to a counselor that’s a great initial step is that going to treat them absolutely not due to the fact that agoraphobia to be effectively treated requirements that individual to be able to go outside and to resume regular activities and sometimes that involves a therapist going to their house to help them with that procedure certainly online counselors are going to be able to do that however might they be the bridge that got that person who hesitates to leave their home from that initial helpful approach to counseling where they can actually have a much better life 100% and this is what the space that aims to fill with their services my indicate this to this specific video and bringing these

things up is that I I wish to plainly interact that anything that I share with you is going to be completely from where I stand as an expert psychologist and more significantly what I think is as just a human being on this earth trying to do the best that I can and so I I will not inform you that something is appropriate that I don’t believe is appropriate I will not show you that online therapy is the cure-all for everything because I do not think that therefore you can always expect to hear my truthful opinion on what I think from my own experience and knowledge base as a certified psychologist I hope you discovered this video interesting and useful if you did please like it below and feel free to register for our YouTube channel where we’re going to be producing a growing number of videos on a range of various mental health topics and please reach out if there’s something particular you would like us to cover or resolve in an approaching video