Alphabet Soup: Using Credentials to Help Find the Right Therapist

Ph.D.  denotes a doctoral degree in the field of study

L.P.C. Licensed Professional Counselor indicates 

Ed.D Doctorate in Education

M.A. Master of Arts degree in field of study

L.C.S.W. Licensed Clinical Social Worker

L.M.F.T.  Licensed Marriage and Family Counselor

M.D.  Doctor of Medicine

P.A. Psychological Associate

Psychologist

Counselor

Therapist

Social Worker

Family Therapist

Marriage Therapist

Play Therapist

Behavioral Analysis Therapist

Psychiatrist

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

 

 

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