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therapist

Pronunciation: /ˈθerəpəst; ˈθerəpɪst/

Translation of therapist in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Medicine/Medicina] [Psychology/Psicología] terapeuta (masculine and feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Mary Kershaw says her profoundly deaf grandson has not even been seen by a speech therapist.
    • Start with recommendations from your doctor or an occupational therapist.
    • You may need a physical therapist to help with these exercises.
    Example sentences
    • I think speaking with a trusted friend (or therapist) about your grief could also help.
    • The wife sued the patient's therapist alleging a failure of duty to protect.
    • Premier coaches - like good therapists or sponsors in 12-step programs - hold people accountable for sticking with new behavior.

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