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Psychotherapy: Therapeutic Relationship

Psychotherapy: Therapeutic Relationship

Author: Barbara Ludins

This lesson will discuss the therapeutic relationship between the client and therapist.  

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Terms to Know
Therapeutic Alliance

A caring and collaborative union of the therapist and the client to resolve the client's problem.

Therapeutic Relationship

Helping relationship aimed at resolving problems and improving the client's life.


Intervention designed to improve client's state of mind through changing beliefs, understanding the etiology of their difficulties, finding new ways to act and react.

Therapy Placebo Effect

Using the expectations, motivation and perceptions of the client (and therapist) to aid in changing the client's life.