During your first session, Dr. Crum will attempt to identify what you are most concerned about, what factors contribute to the problems and what interventions may be most helpful to you. You can assist her in this process by preparing for this session. This involves completing the intake questionnaires forwarded to you by Dr. Crum’s office manager, Ms. Fernandez. In addition, you may want to prepare yourself by taking the following steps:
Preparing a list of questions will help you make the most of our time together. Questions might include the following:
Also take time to prepare what your goals are for therapy. For example:
Each person’s goals for therapy are different, it will help you and your provider in planning an appropriate treatment plan if you have a good concept of what you hope to accomplish with therapy.