Monthly Archives: December 2012

Many ADHD Teens Carry Problems Into Adulthood – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Teens with ADHD are likely to carry with them a variety of difficulties into adulthood, including problems with physical and mental health, work and finances, See on psychcentral.com Advertisements

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Sex addiction: The truth about a modern phenomenon

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health A few months before their wedding, David Prior (not his real name) told his fiancée Sue his biggest secret. Although the couple had a good sex life, and were committed to a … Continue reading

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Could dogs help heal trauma stress?

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Research is under way to see if specially-trained dogs could help heal post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). See on http://www.bbc.co.uk

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MDMA could be effective in treating post-traumatic stress disorder

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Illegal drug commonly known as ecstasy reduces PTSD symptoms, doesn’t harm memory and concentration, or induce drug abuse, researchers find See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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Understanding How Children Develop Empathy

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health How do children develop prosocial behavior – “voluntary behavior intended to benefit another” – and is there a way to encourage it? See on well.blogs.nytimes.com

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Impact of caring for adult child with disability studied

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Caring for an adult child with developmental disabilities or mental illness increased by 38 percent the chances that an aging parent would develop disabilities of their own, according to findings of a … Continue reading

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‘Magic helps in paralysis therapy’

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Magicians, therapists and clinicians are working together to conjure up tricks that may help children with hemiplegia improve the use of their hands. See on http://www.bbc.co.uk

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