Monthly Archives: April 2013

Anxiously attached people are ace at poker and lie detection

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health marsdentherapy‘s insight: This is a nice context re-frame … See on bps-research-digest.blogspot.co.uk

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How Prozac entered the lexicon

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Twenty-five years after Prozac was introduced, the name has entered the cultural lexicon and helped define how people think of mental illness. See on http://www.bbc.co.uk

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Restorative Justice Programs Take Root in Schools

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Restorative justice, which encourages young people to develop empathy for one another, is increasingly offered in schools seeking an alternative to “zero tolerance” policies. See on http://www.nytimes.com

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Vaughan Bell: news from the borders of mental illness

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Vaughan Bell: New research is challenging polarised views of how best to define, diagnose and treat conditions such as schizophrenia See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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Mental health anti-stigma campaign fails to shift health professionals’ attitudes

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health People with mental health problems are experiencing less stigma and discrimination, but attitudes of health workers are not improving, writes David Brindle See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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» Little Evidence Supporting Most Treatments to Prevent PTSD – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Exposure to trauma may cause an individual to experience some of the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), such as flashbacks, emotional numbing See on psychcentral.com

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» Heavy, Frequent Cannabis Use Linked to Mental Illness – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health A new study suggests people with mental illness are more than seven times as likely to use marijuana weekly than people without a mental illness. Although See on psychcentral.com

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