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therapist

noun [C] uk   /ˈθer.ə.pɪst/ us  
C1 someone whose job is to treat a particular type of mental or physical illness or disability, usually with a particular type of therapy: a speech therapist a music/an art therapist I'm seeing my therapist on Friday morning.
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