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How to Break Up With Your Therapist

woman in therapy session
    "If therapy isn’t progressing, it is the ethical responsibility of the therapist to discuss this with their client and offer to refer the client to somebody else." —Tamara Goldman Sher, Ph.D.
    Lara DeSanto

    Lara DeSanto


    Lara is a former digital editor for HealthCentral, covering Sexual Health, Digestive Health, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancers. She continues to contribute to HealthCentral while she works towards her masters in marriage and family therapy and art therapy. In a past life, she worked as the patient education editor at the American College of OB-GYNs and as a news writer/editor at