Myth 3: Text-only communication lacks self-expression
April 2nd, 2014 – Despite great literary works as Shakespeare, people still occasionally wonder if words alone can convey the breadth of human experience. This leads them to question the validity of therapy based on written communications.
Myth 2: Online Therapy is No More than Email Exchange
Multiple communication modalities Clients can now elect to communicate with clinicians and therapists through video, instant messaging, chat, phone calls and, of course, occasional face-to-face meetings.
Myth 1: “Online Therapy” Just Isn’t Possible
A matter of security The idea that the internet does not offer the security required to ensure verification of client identity or guaranteed privacy, makes some believe that online therapy is a non-starter.