Monthly Archives: November 2013

The drugs do work, but they can’t cure unhappiness

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Tim Cantopher: Antidepressants are sometimes prescribed when they aren’t needed, but never to use them is to miss an opportunity See on http://www.theguardian.com

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My experience as a nurse on Christmas Island changed the core of my being

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health Emma Hunter: Working with asylum seekers as a mental health nurse has transformed me and challenged my ethics, but I am proud to have shown compassion to people with unbearably tragic stories See on … Continue reading

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Images of Bedlam: art therapy at Bethlem hospital – video

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health The Bethlem Royal hospital in London became synonymous with chaos and despair. Today it is a pioneer in innovative treatments for people with mental illness inclding art therapy marsdentherapy‘s insight: Wonderful video … Continue reading

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Do antidepressants work? – readers’ responses

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health We asked more than 3,000 Europeans about their experiences on antidepressants. This is what they said marsdentherapy‘s insight: I’m used to hearing negative opinions about anti-depressants so it’s interesting to hear the … Continue reading

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Bamboozled by Bad Science

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental HealthMyths about “evidence-based” therapySee on m.psychologytoday.com

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Have Researchers Discovered a Quick Fix for Depression?

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental HealthThe link between insomnia and depressionSee on m.psychologytoday.com

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Should all schools have their own psychotherapist?

See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health One head is using his pupil premium to fund a full-time psychotherapist. He believes it is helping children’s learning as well as their mental health problems marsdentherapy‘s insight: Here’s an interesting article … Continue reading

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