Trends & Advances

The field’s latest innovations and hottest debates

The Future of Diagnosis

Traveling Beyond the Limits of the DSM

Seeking the Autism Diagnosis

The Current Quest for Identity and Community
Rachael Goren

"I Know What's Wrong With Me"

Social Media and the Lure of Self-Diagnosis

The Rise of Therapy-Speak

Matthias Barker on Bridging Social Media and the Therapy Room

Trans Kids Under Fire

Exploring the State of Gender-Affirming Care
Video October 9, 2023

Watch expert, Dr. Jill Stoddard, to discuss this extreme version of self-doubt with Director of Psychotherapy Networker, Zach Taylor. Here, she separates fact... Read more

Article September 28, 2023

One Foot In, One Foot Out

Enhance Clinical Effectiveness and Protect Against Compassion Fatigue

I've learned to not drown in my clients’ sorrow or hopelessness, but rather help them connect with their strengths and options to get the most out of our... Read more

Article September 1, 2023
Arnoldo Cantú

There’s a big, hairy problem shadowing our field: what, exactly, is a mental disorder? Is using diagnostic language helping or hurting our clients? The way... Read more

Article September 1, 2023

An Emotionally Focused Path to Healing Trauma

Accessing the Resource of Relationships

Sue Johnson, developer of EFT, argues that because we’re socially bonded beings, trauma is always about relationships—and relationships are key to healing... Read more

Article September 1, 2023

A Never-Ending Adjustment Disorder

How Therapists Navigate the Paradox of Diagnosis

A lot can go awry when you identify a person with a disorder—but avoiding diagnosis altogether isn’t always the right solution either. How are therapists... Read more

Article July 12, 2023

Get advice from a publishing expert on the New Voices Award and how to win a $50,000 book publishing contract. Read more