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Psychological Counselling Service
- The Psychological Counselling Service has been created in cooperation with the ATP (Association of Psychologist of Ticino) with the aim of facilitating access to professionals in the field of psychology.
- What is Psychological Counselling?
- Psychological Counselling is a way of providing help in a moment of personal struggle.
- Emotional distress may come in different forms and degrees, from a short term to a more complicated and long- lasting discomfort. When a disorder or a problem interferes with the daily routine affecting relationships, family, the workplace or school, the person in need can turn to a professional psychologist. Psychological Counselling can focus directly on defining a specific problem, finding possible solutions, making decisions, handling a crisis.
- Psychological Counselling puts a focus on problems and helps finding solutions in different areas of life, facilitating adjustment and helping overcome obstacles.
- Together, concrete goals and feasible deadlines are set.
- Evaluation, diagnostic classification and reclaiming are the initial tools used to determine whether or not to seek professional counselling in case it's needed.
- Psychological Counselling is covered by the Cassa Malati Complementare (Complementary Healthcare Insurance) if provided by psychotherapists authorized by the Canton.
- For further information and if interested please refer to
Associazione ticinese psicologi
CP 112-6850 Mendrisio Borgo
Tel. +41 079 441 66 04