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Re: Therapist first name basis

Posted by Karen_kay on January 11, 2004, at 21:18:23

In reply to Re: Therapist first name basis, posted by dragonfly25 on January 11, 2004, at 18:55:53

While I agree that unclear boundaries can be a problem, if I had to call my therapist Dr. Spock all the time, I would feel as if there was a real distance there. Almost as if he was very unapproachable. In my case, I keep him further than arms length as it is (in a distant state if possible), and by calling him Dr. Spock, that would only add to the distance. I can see the importance of keeping boundaries. But can't they be placed elsewhere?




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