Types of Therapy Defined, Common Definitions

Types of Therapy, Compared & Defined

The following are different types of therapy that you may be considering. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Schema-Focused Therapy are the primary forms of therapy provided by CTA’s affiliate therapists. Other types of psychotherapy and therapeutic techniques are described below, along with some similarities and differences in comparison with CBT and Schema Therapy:  However, we concur with the research that shows that Cognitive Therapy is effective while many of these forms of therapy, including Freudian Psychotherapy don’t tend to produce measurable results.

However, because our therapists have all been trained in many forms of therapy they may incorporate in elements of several modalities of therapy into their treatment plan.

Adlerian Therapy
Art Therapy
Brief Therapy
Christian Counseling
Critical Incident Stress Management
Dance Therapy
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Ericksonian Hypnosis
Executive Coaching
Existential Psychotherapy
Eye Movment Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
Family & Marital Therapy
Feminist Therapy
Gestalt Therapy
Goal-Oriented Therapy
Group Therapy
Guided Imagery
Humanistic Therapy
Imago Therapy and Relationship Counseling
Jungian Analysis
Narrative Therapy
NLD Non-Verbal Learning Disability Therapy
NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) Therapy
Pastoral Counseling Explained
Play Therapy
Psychoanalysis & Psychoanalytic Therapy
Psychodynamic Therapy
Psychopharmacology and Herbal Remedies
Reality Therapy
Sex Therapy
Somatic Psychology
Spiritual Counseling
Talk Therapy
Thought Field Therapy
Traditional Psychotherapy
Transactional Analysis Therapy
Validation Therapy

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