May 21, 2021

The Therapeutic Alliance: How Important is Trust?

Although it may have not always been the case, we now accept that trust between patient and health practitioner can greatly impact how a patient perceives the quality of their treatment and the clinical outcomes. This is potentially as true for chiropractors and the people under they care for as it is for other health practitioners. It may feel like a given in today’s approach to healthcare, but how is this trust built? Why do we ‘click’ with some practitioners and not others? What is it about their interaction that sways us one way or the other? A recent study attempts […]