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Transforming Lives: The Power of Telehealth Counselling at Altru Health

The need for telehealth counselling and mental wellness is more critical now than ever. In recent years, the world has been knocked over by unprecedented challenges, from global health crises to the strains of fast-paced lifestyles and economic uncertainties. The prevalence of such stressors underscores the urgency of prioritising mental well-being. The solution we offer—telehealth counselling as a lifeline for individuals seeking support, allowing them to address mental health concerns from the comfort and safety of their own homes.

Let’s delve into the core of Altru Health’s business model, exploring the importance of mental health and the transformative impact of telehealth counselling services.

Understanding Mental Health

Mental health is a state of well-being that empowers individuals to cope with life’s stresses, realise their abilities, and contribute meaningfully to society. According to the World Health Organisation, good mental health plays a pivotal role in one’s ability to grow and make informed decisions in life.

Challenges to Mental Health

Life’s challenges can come at the worst possible times, when you are unprepared or physically and mentally incapable of battling them. These stressors can manifest as stress, financial concerns, job insecurity, relationship difficulties, bereavement, or trauma, and can trigger common mental health conditions.

The Rise of Telehealth Counselling

According to a study published by the CDC, telehealth services have witnessed a significant uptick, with a 154% increase in utilisation between 2019 and 2020. This surge is a testament to the growing recognition of the importance of mental health care and the accessibility that telehealth brings to the table.

Convenience Redefined

Altru Health addresses the constant battling of life’s challenges by redefining convenience when it comes to mental health. With Altru Health’s telehealth counselling, individuals can schedule sessions without the hassle of commuting or adhering to rigid appointment times. A survey conducted by the American Psychological Association revealed that 86% of clients found telehealth services to be more convenient than traditional in-person sessions.

Tailored Therapeutic Approaches

One size does not fit all, especially when it comes to mental health. Altru Health understands this and employs a diverse range of therapeutic approaches to cater to the unique needs of each individual. From psychoanalytic exploration of repressed thoughts and feelings to cognitive therapy addressing thought patterns, every modality is meticulously designed to provide a customised experience for each patient.

Altru Health’s Key Approaches to Therapy

Altru Health’s commitment to comprehensive mental health care is exemplified through our diverse range of therapeutic approaches:

  • The psychoanalytic approach delves into the exploration and release of repressed thoughts and feelings, offering a deep introspective journey.
  • The psychodynamic approach shifts the focus to the unconscious, acknowledging the influence of hidden aspects on one’s well-being.
  • Behavioural therapy concentrates on acquiring new, positive behaviours, emphasising practical strategies for personal growth.
  • Cognitive therapy addresses thought patterns, recognising the impact of cognition on emotions and behaviours.
  • Humanistic therapy, with its emphasis on achieving potential, empowers individuals to realise their intrinsic worth and capabilities.
  • Altru Health’s integrative approach is particularly noteworthy, seamlessly blending elements from various therapeutic modalities to create a customised and holistic treatment plan.

Altru Health’s diverse therapeutic toolkit reflects our keenness on individualised care, ensuring that clients receive a nuanced approach to addressing unique mental health challenges.

The Human Touch in the Virtual Space

One might wonder, can a virtual platform truly provide the warm, human connection needed for effective counselling? Altru Health seamlessly integrates technology with a human touch, ensuring that clients feel heard and supported. Altru Health’s telehealth model isn’t just about connecting screens; it’s about forging meaningful connections that foster healing.

Breaking Down Stigmas

Despite the growing awareness surrounding mental health, stigmas persist. Telehealth counselling serves as a powerful tool in dismantling these barriers. A survey by Mental Health America found that 67% of individuals seeking telehealth services cited privacy as a significant advantage, allowing them to receive support without fear of judgment.

Altru Health’s commitment to creating a safe and confidential space amplifies the impact of telehealth counselling in fostering an inclusive and stigma-free environment.

Somatic Therapy: Bridging the Mind-Body Connection

Altru Health goes beyond conventional counselling by incorporating somatic therapy into its telehealth services. Somatic therapy recognises the intricate link between the body and mental well-being, emphasising the importance of holistic healing.

Somatic therapy has shown promising results in reducing the symptoms of trauma and improving overall mental health. Altru Health’s inclusion of somatic therapy techniques, such as breathwork and body awareness, further solidifies its commitment to comprehensive well-being.

Empowering Through Education

Beyond the therapy sessions, Altru Health is dedicated to empowering individuals through education. The blog, informative articles, and resource materials available on our website serve as valuable tools for promoting mental health literacy.

Altru Health’s commitment to breaking down barriers, fostering meaningful connections, and incorporating innovative therapeutic approaches positions it as a beacon of hope in the pursuit of mental well-being. The world is constantly changing, but Altru Health stands as a steadfast companion, ready to guide individuals on their journey to wellness anytime and anywhere.


All information is general and not intended as a substitute for medical advice.

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