Progress Notes

Clinician's Quandary November 5, 2021

To Take Notes or Not to Take Notes?

When a Valuable Tool Becomes a Distraction
Psychotherapy Networker

When a therapist begins to sense that her in-session note taking may be distracting her clients and impeding their work together, she begins to wonder whether... Read more

consultation September 15, 2021

I’d Rather Clean the Toilet than Write Progress Notes

Making Peace With An Essential Task

Writing progress notes doesn’t have to be a bore. Read more

The Poetics of Progress Notes

Using Your Imagination with Tough Cases

Like many therapists, I know what it's like to dread having to write up case notes after my sessions, and how tempting it is to find ways to put off the task... Read more