The BEST Episodes of In Treatment

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 9, 2020

Network: HBO

A therapist (Gabriel Byrne) is the picture of insightful perfection when dealing with his patients, but he becomes a raging ball of issues during his own therapy sessions. In Treatment is based on a successful Israeli television series and is produced by Closest to the Hole Productions and Leverage Management.

Alex: Week Eight

#1 - Alex: Week Eight

Season 1 - Episode 37 - Aired Mar 18, 2008

Paul sticks up for his use of psychotherapy as he believes it works.

star 8.36
176 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Bryan Goluboff
Jake & Amy: Week Two

#2 - Jake & Amy: Week Two

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 7, 2008

Kate forces Paul to face the reality of their marriage after an abrupt end to Jake and Amy's session.

star 8.27
251 votes
Directors: Rodrigo Garcia
Writers: William Merritt Johnson
Sophie: Week Eight

#3 - Sophie: Week Eight

Season 1 - Episode 38 - Aired Mar 19, 2008

Paul tries to steer Sophie away from thinking everything is her fault and that there is often others who deserve the blame instead.

star 8.18
96 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Sarah Treem
Sunil: Week Six

#4 - Sunil: Week Six

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 29, 2010

Paul is alarmed by Sunil's unpredictable behavior at home.

star 8.11
83 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Adam Rapp
Sunil: Week Seven

#5 - Sunil: Week Seven

Season 3 - Episode 26 - Aired Dec 6, 2010

Paul is blindsided by a revelation regarding Sunilʼs therapy.

star 8.09
90 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Adam Rapp
Alex: Week Five

#6 - Alex: Week Five

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Feb 26, 2008

Paul is pushed to the edge by Alex's knowledge of his personal life.

star 8.03
130 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Bryan Goluboff
Walter: Week Four

#7 - Walter: Week Four

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 27, 2009

Having to deal with the aftermath of his company's crisis, Walter looks back at the loyalty towards the family who owns it and the media's perception of him. Paul probes Walter's deeply rooted sense of guilt.

star 7.94
171 votes
Directors: Alan Taylor
Writers: Warren Leight
Sunil: Week Three

#8 - Sunil: Week Three

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 8, 2010

Sunil makes tea as he describes his first wedding anniversary since his wife's death.

star 7.93
57 votes
Directors: Ali Selim
Writers: Adam Rapp
Gina: Week Seven

#9 - Gina: Week Seven

Season 2 - Episode 35 - Aired May 25, 2009

Paul and Gina's relationship crosses paths which makes them think what they want to get out of it.

star 7.92
116 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Marsha Norman
Adele: Week Six

#10 - Adele: Week Six

Season 3 - Episode 24 - Aired Nov 30, 2010

Adele sees Paul's chronic indecisiveness as a source of his discontent.

star 7.90
84 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Anya Epstein, Dan Futterman
April: Week Seven

#11 - April: Week Seven

Season 2 - Episode 32 - Aired May 24, 2009

Paul is told some news by April which prompts him to ask her about her anger issues.

star 7.90
173 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Sarah Treem
Adele: Week Four

#12 - Adele: Week Four

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 16, 2010

Adele tries to get Paul to talk about his lack of passion.

star 7.89
57 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Anya Epstein, Dan Futterman
Alex: Week Six

#13 - Alex: Week Six

Season 1 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 4, 2008

Alex recalls one of her latest dreams which Paul needs to work out the meaning of.

star 7.85
151 votes
Directors: Melanie Mayron
Writers: Bryan Goluboff
Laura: Week Four

#14 - Laura: Week Four

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 18, 2008

Laura tells Paul about her budding relationship with Alex.

star 7.82
137 votes
Writers: Amy Lippman
Walter: Week Seven

#15 - Walter: Week Seven

Season 2 - Episode 34 - Aired May 25, 2009

Walter wants to change himself so Paul comes up with a solution to stop Walter from falling back into his old ways.

star 7.78
144 votes
Directors: Warren Leight
Writers: Warren Leight
Jake & Amy: Week Seven

#16 - Jake & Amy: Week Seven

Season 1 - Episode 34 - Aired Mar 13, 2008

Amy reveals something to Jake about her father that he finds startling.

star 7.75
144 votes
Directors: Melanie Mayron
Writers: William Merritt Johnson
Mia: Week Seven

#17 - Mia: Week Seven

Season 2 - Episode 31 - Aired May 24, 2009

Mia's plan doesn't work to trap Paul so she has to re-evaluate everything.

star 7.75
143 votes
Directors: Courtney Hunt
Writers: Jacquelyn Reingold
Adele: Week Five

#18 - Adele: Week Five

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 23, 2010

Adele tries to get Paul to acknowledge his preoccupation with a troubled relationship.

star 7.74
54 votes
Directors: Courtney Hunt
Writers: Anya Epstein, Dan Futterman
Sophie: Week One

#19 - Sophie: Week One

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 30, 2008

It's Sophie's first session with Paul and she's hoping to get his opinion on her emotional state following an accident. Sophie was hit by a car while riding her bike.

star 7.72
264 votes
Directors: Rodrigo Garcia
Writers: Rodrigo Garcia
Sunil: Week Four

#20 - Sunil: Week Four

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 15, 2010

Sunil is unnerved by parallels between Arun and Julia's marriage and a romance from his youth.

star 7.72
91 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Adam Rapp
Sunil: Week Five

#21 - Sunil: Week Five

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 22, 2010

Sunil's suspicions about Julia having an affair continue to rise.

star 7.71
55 votes
Directors: Ali Selim
Writers: Adam Rapp
Sunil: Week One

#22 - Sunil: Week One

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 25, 2010

A retired math professor from Bengal, Sunil, accompanied by his son Arun and daughter-in-law Julia, reluctantly visit Paul to discuss the death of Sunil's wife six months earlier, his subsequent displacement to the U.S., and the recent tensions he's experienced while living with his son's family.

star 7.70
173 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Adam Rapp
Jesse: Week Five

#23 - Jesse: Week Five

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 23, 2010

Jesse shows up unexpectedly the night before his session.

star 7.69
113 votes
Directors: Paris Barclay
Writers: Sarah Treem
Frances: Week Three

#24 - Frances: Week Three

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 8, 2010

Frances recalls her sister's one and only foray into acting in a college production, and discusses her mother's beauty before and after she became ill.

star 7.68
62 votes
Directors: Patricia Rozema
Writers: Alison Tatlock
Jesse: Week Seven

#25 - Jesse: Week Seven

Season 3 - Episode 27 - Aired Dec 7, 2010

Paul tries to get Jesse to open up about a recent transgression and his relationship with his father Roberto.

star 7.67
113 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Sarah Treem