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Is there a psychotherapy conflict brewing?

The conflict between the human factor of psychotherapy and a more automated approach using algorithms and technology is explored by Dr. Todd Essig, Contributors for Forbes Magazine.

Entrepreneurs and marketing industry has set their sights on the business of psychotherapy with the goal of supporting the currently therapeutic relationship as well as replacing face to face interaction using apps and computer technology. Some believe these efforts can improve the quality of care, and others lament fears about dehumanizing psychotherapy. The media, professional organizations like the APA, and insurance companies all play a role in this evolving system. The consumer may also be a part of this movement as well. {Source}


> Read the whole story on Forbes.