Boo! to Hollywood | Reblog

Five Lies Clients Learn from the Media About Therapy.

Therapy Fairy

If I, as a professional, actually practiced therapy the way Hollywood and TV Land depicted, I’d be fined, lose my license, and possibly even go to jail.

These myths, popularized by such shows as “Mad Men,” “In Treatment,” “Prince of Tides,” and even reality TV such as Dr. Phil, end up creating barriers to those seeking help with mental health issues.

Boo, hiss!

 

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