Is it normal to cry at therapy?

Is it normal for people to cry during therapy, or is it just me?

Patrick Santilli, LPCC
Patrick Santilli, LPCC
Telehealth Therapist in Ohio

It for sure is! It is a natural thing considering the act of therapy can be really cathartic and release emotions in a way that it makes sense to cry. There is nothing wrong with it at all! It is a healthy part of processing strong emotions.

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