Monthly Archives: November 2012

Being bullied can cause trauma symptoms

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Problems caused by bullying do not necessarily cease when the abuse stops. Recent research shows that victims may need long-term support. See on http://www.sciencedaily.com Advertisements

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Women’s Health in Juvenile Detention: How a System Designed for Boys Is Failing Girls

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Sexual assault, pregnancy, and other unique needs are often overlooked by a cursory and underfunded system. See on http://www.theatlantic.com

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Preventing posttraumatic stress disorder by facing trauma memories

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a form of learning that begins at the moment of the exposure to extremely stressful situations and that grows in impact as trauma-related memories are rehearsed and … Continue reading

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The evidence base for Motivational Interviewing

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health This training focuses on the evidence based practices for motivational interviewing and brief interventions. See on vimeo.com

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Embattled Childhood May Be Real Source of PTSD for Soldiers

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Traumatic experiences in childhood — not combat — may predict which soldiers develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to new research. See on psychcentral.com

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Chronic fatigue syndrome: System under stress

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Evidence links autonomic functioning to cognitive impairment in chronic fatigue syndrome. See on http://www.sciencedaily.com

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My brother Timothy

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Fifty years ago, autistic children had no legal right to schooling. But Saskia Baron’s mother and father refused to give up on their son. See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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