Monthly Archives: February 2013

Getting our anorexic daughter to eat

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Nine-year-old Katie and 16-year-old Lily were both admitted to hospital to help them put on weight after anorexia had taken its toll on their bodies and their families. See on http://www.bbc.co.uk Advertisements

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The stalking cure: how to rehabilitate a stalker

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health A forensic psychiatrist has opened a clinic where stalkers confront their dangerous delusions. Elizabeth Day meets Frank Farnham, and speaks to some of the many victims See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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» Losing Hope for Sleep Can Hike Suicide Risk – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health When people lose hope they will ever get another good night’s sleep, their risk of suicide spikes, according to a new study. Insomnia and nightmares, which See on psychcentral.com

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» Brain Keeps Working on Problems Even When Distracted – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health The belief that sleeping on a problem or taking a break to gain clarity before making a decision may be outdated. Using new brain imaging techniques, See on psychcentral.com

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Study: ADHD Symptoms Persist Despite Medication in 9 Out of 10 Kids

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Most still had moderate to severe symptoms over six years of follow-up. marsdentherapy‘s insight: The current debate over ADHD medication focuses on whether the benefits — improved concentration, better behavior, better performance … Continue reading

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The Chetham music school trial shows therapy is crucial for sex abuse victims

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Susie Orbach: Frances Andrade faced her trauma without support. Therapeutic help is the minimum we should offer witnesses marsdentherapy‘s insight: The police advised Frances Andrade not to seek counselling until after her … Continue reading

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Alcohol abusers’ depression often related to drinking

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health For problem drinkers, bouts of depressive symptoms are often the direct result of their heavy alcohol intake, according to a new study. See on http://www.sciencedaily.com

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