The Backlash Against “Therapy Speak” Is Problematic

Let me count the (many) ways

Laura Rosell
The Virago

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I say this as a person who did academic research on abuse, and as someone who trained and volunteered in the mental health field: the backlash against “therapy speak” is problematic.

“Trauma,” “abuse,” “attachment,” “gaslighting,” “OCD,” “boundaries”… you know the list. Yes, there are people misusing…

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Laura Rosell
The Virago

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