cotherapist

cotherapist,

n in oral health care, a designation for the relationships among patient, dental hygienist, and dental professional in securing the patient's regular treatment.
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The parent and adolescent sessions are each led by a licensed psychologist and the adolescent session has a psychology graduate student trainee as a cotherapist.
Some 18 months later I received a text message from my cotherapist telling me that he had been fatally wounded in a knifing incident.
Caretakers can attend sessions to become familiar with strategies performed during CBT and act as a cotherapist at home; however, their inclusion must be done with the consent of both parties and only if it's viewed as necessary for the patient's progress.
Habituation: patients familiarize with water, the team of professionals (doctor, physiotherapist, psychologist, special educator, several animal trainers and the cotherapist, the sea lion) and the other participants through various exercises.
The concurrent patient care program: an Introduction to the cotherapist approach to dental care.
After completing tests to measure the severity of their PTSD, the placebo group and the MDMA group took part in several sessions of normal talk therapy with a male/female cotherapist team.
She has held positions as a teacher, salesperson, clinician and cotherapist in Michigan, New York, New Jersey, New Zealand and California.
However, nongroup cotherapist outcomes in individual and family counseling have been examined.
The major factor for success with AAT is viewing the animal as a cotherapist rather than an object.
I have to get the treatment over into the 99% of the time, so I get obsessed with helping the patient think about treatment and, indeed, become the cotherapist.
There is also a chapter on the use of a cotherapist, with its attendant advantages and disadvantages in marital and family therapy.
Within the group format, Paulson, Burroughs, and Geld (1976) reported that most counseling professionals prefer a cotherapist when leading therapy groups.