TYPES OF MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDERS
COUNSELORS & THERAPISTS
"Counselors work with clients on strategies to overcome obstacles and personal challenges that they are facing." - ACA
"A therapist is a broad designation that refers to professionals who are trained to provide treatment and rehabilitation. "
Psychologists hold doctorate degrees (PhD, PsyD) and "help people learn to cope with stressful situations, overcome addictions, manage their chronic illnesses, and (offer) tests and assessments that can help diagnose a condition or tell more about the way a person thinks, feels, and behaves."