What is Integrative Counseling?

Category: Psychotherapy


Integrative counseling is a term used to describe either an integration of two or more therapies or an integration of counseling techniques (the latter may also be called technical eclecticism), or an integration of both therapies and techniques.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Generalized anxiety disorder 2 0
Major depressive disorder 2 1
Mild depression 2 0
Avoidant personality disorder 1 0
Bipolar II disorder 1 1
Frustration 1 3

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  • Slight
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Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Integrative Counseling

Side effect Patients Percentage
Social anxiety 1


Based on patients currently going to Integrative Counseling

Dosage Patients Percentage
40 min monthly 1

Why patients stopped taking Integrative Counseling

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Completed the number of sessions covered by my insurance 1
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped going to Integrative Counseling


Currently going to Integrative Counseling

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1

Stopped going to Integrative Counseling

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 3
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Integrative Counseling

Mar 18, 2014 (Started May 06, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for obsessive sex addict)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: Hi I see my psychiatrist, therapist weeny and mental health worker from my work EAP. I am going on 57 and I see how my bipolar, social anxiety and phobia. I have never been in a health relationship with a female. In SA they point out people who have sexual anorexia which is compulsive withholding of sexual intimacy with one's partner. All based on fear our the ability to be loved by someone. That's me do to early sexual abuse. Mother who was a out of control alcoholic. I need help and been in tx foe last 26 years.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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