You might visit a psychotherapist for various reasons. Premarital counseling, feeling of depression or anxiety, job counseling, problems in an emotional relationship, or tens of other reasons. Your therapist needs to collect all data around your situation to help you in any of the subjects above. The first and most essential methods to collect the data are the interviews and chats you have in your sessions. All being said, there might be a call to more resources to investigate the issue more precisely, for example, having sessions with your closed ones or psychological tests.
The tests are meant to help us discover different aspects of the complex world inside us. The aspects can be about individualities, interests, intelligence, skills, or even mental and personal illnesses or disorders. Whatever the purpose of the test is, it is vital to acknowledge that the interpretation of the results needs a mental health specialist. You might face some tests that claim to address the deepest layers of your personality with only a few simple questions. These types of tests are not scientifically proven. Even the most reliable diagnostic psychological tests need to be integrated with the data collected from other resources.