Supportive Psychotherapy

Not enough research. What isĀ Supportive Psychotherapy? 1. Therapist reinforces the patient's healthy and adaptive patterns of thought behaviors in order to reduce the intrapsychic conflicts that produce symptoms of mental disorders. 2. Therapist engages in a fully emotional, encouraging, and supportive relationship with the patient as a method of furthering healthy defense mechanisms, especially in … Continue reading Supportive Psychotherapy