UN Sustainable Development Goals
Psychotherapy is the use of psychological methods, particularly when based on regular personal interaction, to help a person change behavior and overcome problems in desired ways. Psychotherapy aims to improve an individual's well-being and mental health, to resolve or mitigate troublesome behaviors, beliefs, compulsions, thoughts, or emotions, and to improve relationships and social skills. Certain psychotherapies are considered evidence-based for treating some diagnosed mental disorders. Others have been criticized as pseudoscience.
Organizations relating to Psychotherapy
European Association of Sophia-Analysis / Est. 1970
Institut européen de somato-intégration
International Working Group for Biopsychosocial Cancer Research / Est. 1994
Institut européen de recherche en sophrologie et psychothérapie
International Transactional Analysis Association / Est. 1958
Forum for Humanistic Psychology and Psychotherapy
International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association / Est. 1987
Association of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Psychologists / Est. 1990
Asian Federation for Psychotherapy / Est. 2001
Federação Latino-americana de Psicoterapia Analitica de Grupo
International Society for Oneiric Mental Imagery Techniques / Est. 1968
International Institute of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Charles Baudouin / Est. 1924
Groupe international du rêve-éveillé en psychanalyse / Est. 1968
International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy / Est. 2001
International Naikan Association / Est. 1991
International Academy of Positive and Cross-Cultural Psychotherapy / Est. 2005
International Association for Forensic Psychotherapy / Est. 1991
European Association for Psychotherapy / Est. 1991
European Committee for the Analytically Oriented Advanced Autogenic Training / Est. 1982
Institut européen de psychothérapie, Paris / Est. 1966
European Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy / Est. 1991
Ecole européenne de psychothérapie socio- et somato-analytique, Strasbourg
Federation of European Psychodrama Training Organizations / Est. 1996
International Federation of Orgonomic Colleges / Est. 1979
World Association of Eclectic Hypnotherapists / Est. 1993
World Problems relating to PsychotherapyFrom the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential
Action Strategies relating to PsychotherapyFrom the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential
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