The Power of Group Psychotherapy

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Tampa Group Therapy

The Power of Group Psychotherapy –By Aisha Abbasi M.D.- The power and value of Group Psychotherapy is often not appreciated enough.  Yet, it is a powerful therapeutic modality for dealing with many emotional issues. When facilitated by a well-trained group therapist, a group process can help patients identify their core conflicts, recognize how conflicts are played out with others, understand how conflicts affect … Read More

When Cancer Strikes: Emotions Stirred by Physical Illness

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Breast Cancer Psychology

When Cancer Strikes: Emotions Stirred by Physical Illness –By Aisha Abbasi M.D.- Sarah contacted me soon after her breast cancer diagnosis. When we met for the first therapy session, she was emotional about her illness and cried bitterly.  Sarah kept asking, “How could this happen to me? I don’t understand. Why would I get cancer?” I empathized with her pain and fear.  I … Read More