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We include practitioners in Acupuncture, Biofeedback, Bodywork, Massage, Chiropractic, Coaching, Community Care, Dental Care, Energy Medicine, Fitness, Dance, Tai Chi, Exercise, Hypnotherapy, Maternity Care, Medical Care, Mental Health, Well Being, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Skin Care, Transformational Arts, Wellness Centers, Wellness Consultants, Wellness Educators, Yoga, Meditation
FAQ


This FAQ publishes questions and answers about the health and wellness arts. 
 

  1. What is the difference between counseling, psychotherapy, and coaching?

  2. What should I consider when I'm choosing a psychotherapist?

  3. What is "Evidence Based Practice" (EBP)?

  4. What is "Positive Psychology"?

  5. What is "Cognitive Behavioral Therapy" (CBT)?

  6. What is "clinical depression" and why can it become a life-threatening condition?

  7. What is meant by "medical and non-medical models of psychotherapy"?

  8. What is "Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction" (MBSR)?

  9. What is a "placebo" and what is a "placebo effect"?

10. What is biofeedback?
 
 



Note to service providers: 
Additional FAQ suggestions are welcome.
 

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