Monthly Archives: October 2012

Bullying has long-term health consequences

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Childhood bullying can lead to long term health consequences, including general and mental health issues, behavioral problems, eating disorders, smoking, alcohol use, and homelessness, a study has found. See on http://www.sciencedaily.com Advertisements

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Thousands of patients sectioned without correct approval

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Jeremy Hunt orders emergency legislation after discovering 2,000 doctors ‘not properly approved’ detained up to 5,000 people, some in high-secure hospitals, over the last decade… See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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Dyspraxia can be serious – it deserves more recognition

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Maxine Frances Roper: You told us: Dyspraxia is poorly understood compared to its better-known cousins dyslexia, ADHD and Asperger’s syndrome… See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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A working life: the prison drugs counsellor

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Al Evans, herself a former addict, relishes the fight to slash Britain’s national reoffending rate by coaxing prisoners out of substance abuse… See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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» Early Behavioral Intervention Helps Lessen Autism Symptoms – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health In children with very mild cases of autism, certain learning techniques may result in brain changes that make them “indistinguishable” from unaffected… See on psychcentral.com

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Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Video #4: Resistance | After Psychotherapy

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health On Joseph Burgo’s blog ‘After Psychotherapy’ – The fourth in a series of videos detailing the issues that come up in psychodynamic psychotherapy. This one focuses on the phenomenon of resistance. See … Continue reading

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China passes mental health law

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health China’s legislature has passed a mental health law that aims to prevent people from being involuntarily held and treated in psychiatric facilities – abuses that have been used against government critics and … Continue reading

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