One of the primary functions of an intake appointment is you interviewing them for a job.
You have issues x and y; are they the practitioner best suited to addressing that for you? Do you hire them as highly-trained specialist labor?
It's a huge reframing from "you coming to them" in a supplicant position.
@starkatt This is extremely good and important advice
re: therapy advice
@starkatt WHOA. That's...
we still have that supplicant mindset in our head and we need to get it out.
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