Therapy Icebreaker Questions

Introducing yourself to a new group of clients or coworkers can be both exciting and a bit nerve-wracking. To help set a positive tone and start conversations that will form the foundation of your relationships, icebreaker questions are a great way to get the ball rolling. Here are 20 creative therapy icebreaker questions to break the ice:

1. If you could personally thank one person, living or passed, who would it be and why?
2. What brought you to therapy today?
3. What has been the biggest surprise during your journey so far?
4. If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?
5. What was the last book you read?
6. Are there any titles you would recommend to someone interested in the same topic?
7. What is your favorite hobby?
8. If you could instantly become an expert in one thing, what would it be?
9. What is the greatest compliment you have ever received?
10. What was the best experience you had this past year?
11. If you could invite any three people, living or dead, to a dinner party, who would you invite?
12. What makes you laugh?
13. If you could pick one superpower, what would it be?
14. What is one thing you are proud of?
15. What have been some of the lessons you’ve learned from life?
16. Has there ever been a time when you had to make a difficult decision?
17. What skill would you like to learn?
18. What is your favorite virtue or quality in others?
19. What have been some of your most treasured moments?
20. What would be your ideal day?