What is Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)?

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Generic name: Counseling

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), these psychologists have a doctoral degree from an accredited clinical psychology program that includes coursework in personality and psychopathology. They assess and help promote mental health in individuals and groups through therapy, psychoanalysis, and other methods.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Depressed mood 14 10
Anxious mood 9 5
General health 4 2
Multiple sclerosis 3 0
Low self esteem 2 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Side effect Patients
Erectile dysfunction 1
Feeling better 1
Starting one thing without finishing another 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Dosage Patients
1 hr every other week 1
1 other every other week 1
1 weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 6
Expense 3
Change in health plan coverage 2
Doctor's advice 2
Other 2
See all 9 patients who've stopped going to Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Duration

Currently going to Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped going to Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 5
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 9
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 7
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).