therapeutic relationship


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therapeutic relationship

The ongoing relationship between a therapist and a client/patient established to support the client’s/patient’s therapeutic goals. A therapeutic relationship is one of service and is a helpful resource for the client/patient. Characteristics of a healthy therapeutic relationship include personal awareness and insight, trust, respect, safety, authenticity, acceptance, empathy, and collaborative agreement.
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An important concept in OT is developing and maintaining a therapeutic relationship, and this often translates to successful achievement of treatment goals.
Wilson, who was at HMP Grendon at the time, says: "I wasn't in a therapeutic relationship with him but would play badminton with him over lunch sometimes.
describe how to treat adult survivors of childhood emotional abuse and neglect using component-based psychotherapy that focuses on the therapeutic relationship, self-regulation, dissociative parts of self and their identification and elicitation, and the narrative construction of a coherent self.
Forming a therapeutic relationship with the carer is another significant intervention emerging from the literature.
By approaching the patient with kindness and empathy, the residents were able to form a therapeutic relationship with him.
Collaborative compiled and co-edited by Orya Tishby (Associate Professor in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Social Work, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel) and Hadas Wiseman (Professor in the Department of Counseling and Human Development, Faculty of Education, at the University of Haifa, Israel), "Developing the Therapeutic Relationship: Integrating Case Studies, Research, and Practice" is a compendium of contributions by master clinicians and psychotherapy researchers who examine how technique and the therapeutic relationship are inseparably intertwined.
The Intentional Relationship Model (IRM) is a conceptual framework for describing the therapeutic relationship and the therapeutic use of self in the context of occupational therapy practice.
Three themes unfolding the dimension of therapeutic relationship were discovered.
Other data that should be highlighted are related to the categories Therapeutic relationship and Relationships with parents/stepparents, which were more frequent at the termination of the therapeutic process than at the beginning for both participants.
The minute the patient walks through the door, the process of building a positive therapeutic relationship begins.
Harold Kudler's presentation at the American Psychiatric Association meeting about the mental health care program at the Department of Veterans Affairs ("Greater focus on therapeutic relationship could improve VAMC outcomes," Clinical Psychiatry News, June 2016, p.
The "essential missing link" in the VAMC approach is the therapeutic relationship.

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