Monthly Archives: October 2013

» For Some, Trauma May Have Psychological Benefits – Psych Central News

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Mental and psychological trauma is traditionally viewed as tragic and unequivocally damaging. A new philosophical view of suffering shows that trauma can result in traumatic growth. See on psychcentral.com Advertisements

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Mental health counselling on NHS will be a right, says Burnham

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Shadow health secretary highlights cuts and ‘biggest unaddressed health challenge’ as he pledges Labour solution marsdentherapy‘s insight: This might be good news for counsellors in training, providing that the ‘right’ to counselling … Continue reading

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Cambridge Journals Online – Comparison of non-directive counselling and cognitive behaviour therapy for patients presenting in general practice with depression.

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health marsdentherapy‘s insight: Only an abstract but this study found non-directive counselling and CBT performed equally well in an RTC of treatments for depression and both therapies out-performed standard GP care. See on … Continue reading

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A study of suicide notes left by children and young teens

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health marsdentherapy‘s insight: This small scale study shows some of the themes present in the suicide notes of children and young people. But the limitations of the research are all too clear also. … Continue reading

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Growing up poor, stressed impacts brain function as adult

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Poverty, coupled with stress, has long-lasting effects on brain function, according to a new study. See on http://www.sciencedaily.com

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Processing personal grief as a professional counselor | Counseling Today

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health marsdentherapy‘s insight: Counselling Today reflect on how counsellors process grief See on ct.counseling.org

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Mental health veterans therapy fear

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Armed forces veterans struggling with mental health issues like post-traumatic stress disorder are being put at risk from a therapy used by a Welsh charity, a BBC investigation finds. See on http://www.bbc.co.uk

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