What goes on in a therapist's head?
Paul Weston is a compassionate listener with a respectable practice, but lately his patients' problems- and his own-are causing some cracks in his demeanor. 'In Treatment' follows the psychoanalyst through his week, capturing a patient's session each night, before concluding Friday in the office of Paul's own therapist. And with full episodes and daily recaps available at HBO.com, there's no reason to miss an appointment.
About the Show
An innovative and emotional new series, "In Treatment" brings dynamic focus to a staple of modern society - the psychotherapy session. Adapted from a popular Israeli series, the show follows psychoanalyst Paul Weston through his week, capturing a session each night with his patients: Laura, Alex, Sophie and married couple Jake and Amy - before concluding each Friday in the office of Paul's own therapist, Gina. Stepping inside the tangled mind of a man who counsels others for a living, "In Treatment" renders an intricate portrayal of the experts we rely on for perspective.
'In Treatment' is based on the Series "Be 'Tipul" created by Hagai Levi with Ori Sivan & Nir Bergman. Other writers for the series include Yael Hedaya, Ari Fulman, Daphna Levin, Asaf Zippor and Maya Heffner.
Executive-produced by Hagai Levi, Rodrigo Garcia, Steve Levinson and Mark Wahlberg, "In Treatment" stars Gabriel Byrne ("The Usual Suspects," "Vanity Fair") as Paul, Josh Charles ("Sports Night, " "Four Brothers") as Jake, Embeth Davidtz ("Schindler's List, " "Junebug") as Amy, Melissa George ("Alias," "30 Days of Night") as Laura, Blair Underwood ("L.A. Law," "Dirty Sexy Money") as Alex, Mia Wasikowska ("Suburban Mayhem") as Sophie, Dianne Wiest (Oscar winner for "Hannah and Her Sisters" and "Bullets over Broadway") as Dr. Gina Toll and Michelle Forbes ("Kalifornia," "Battlestar Galactica: Razor") as Paul's wife Kate.