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A brother’s mourning clothes: I wanted a uniform of grief

My sister was the one to care about clothes. After she died, I began to notice how little we do to signal our grief Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.salon.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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Mental health nurse: ‘it’s all about the relationship with our patients’

A nurse consultant at East London NHS foundation trust explains what it’s like to work in a psychiatry team Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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Baseline Depression Severity and CBT vs Pharmacotherapy Outcomes – Meta-Analysis

Importance  Current guidelines recommend treating severe depression with pharmacotherapy. Randomized clinical trials as well as traditional meta-analyses have considerable limitations in testing for moderators of treatment outcomes.  Objectives  To conduct a systematic literature search, collect primary data from trials, and … Continue reading

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Stressed and exhausted: spot the signs of burnout before it hits you

Burnout is often described as ‘overachiever syndrome’. It costs businesses and individuals millions of pounds a year. More importantly, it costs lives Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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Many military veterans’ PTSD claims ‘fabricated or exaggerated’

Former top military psychiatrist says 42% of cases had no firm link to military service, diverting resources from genuine needs Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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Thousands have been abused by Isis and their mental health is shattered

With so many sources of trauma, complex post traumatic stress disorder is on the rise among those living in the refugee camps of northern Iraq Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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‘A stranger stopped me killing myself. Now I want to bring hope to others’

Jonny Benjamin, who started the Find Mike campaign, is spreading awareness of mental illness by using videos to reach young people and sharing positive stories Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Counselling and Mental Health

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