AnswersTV.com offers advice on how to choose a psychotherapist for treating depression. They explain that it is best to use a program of psychotherapy combined with medication.
There are three types of psychotherapists: psychiatrists, psychologists, and licensed clinical social workers.
Choose a therapist you feel comfortable with, ask what their therapy style is, and ask for a schedule for when you are likely to see results. What kind of disorder is depression?
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