By Satya Doyle Byock
Sometimes the right therapist just seems to land in your lap. But more often than not, finding the right person for you takes a bit of effort. It sometimes comes with frustration—and a few false starts—but it’s worth the search. Once you’ve found them, you’ll never look back.
Where to Look
If you’re comfortable inquiring within your personal network, word of mouth is still the most reliable way to receive good recommendations. If your friend loves her therapist, you can ask her to ask for referrals. This gets you in the same ballpark of the treatment model and personality that your friend enjoys…