Licensed Therapists: Degrees & Licenses Explained
Licensed therapists in Denver and nearby are mental health practitioners who offer therapy services for the purpose of improving an individual’s (or a couple’s or family’s) mental health or to treat serious psychological problems or illnesses. Licensed therapists include professional counselors (with a master’s degree either in arts or sciences), psychologists (with a doctoral degree either in psychology, education, or philosophy), and clinical social workers. All of these licensed therapists can deal with the same therapy illnesses, disorders, conditions and issues.
Licensed therapists in mental health are trained to improve the mental health of individuals, couples, and families. Because therapy and mental health cover a wide range of elements, the scope of practice may vary between professionals.