Therapists need to do more

Travis Knowlton LCSW
3 min readNov 18, 2023

The times call for us to be more for our clients.

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As mental health therapists, we are trained in the history and classical therapeutic approaches to interacting, interpreting, and staying emotionally distant while all the time expressing sympathy and empathy in a deeply “real” manner.

In our education, we are taught all the science and biology of what we do, and with all of this, there is a…

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Travis Knowlton LCSW

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