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The British Psychoanalytic Council

The British Psychoanalytic Council | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

There will be a half hour radio documentary on Monday evening, 17 September, about the Jungian training programme that British Jungian analysts have been doing in Russia since 1998

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Resolution on the Recognition of Psychotherapy Effectiveness — Approved August 2012

Resolution on the Recognition of Psychotherapy Effectiveness — Approved August 2012 | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Psychotherapy provides symptom relief and personality change, enhances quality of life, promotes adaptive functioning in work/school and relationships, increases the likelihood of making healthy life choices and offers other benefits.
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PEF helps fund counselling hub - The Press Association

PEF helps fund counselling hubThe Press AssociationSchoolchildren in part of east London can access expert counselling services thanks to a two-year investment from the Private Equity Foundation (PEF).
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A Critique and Integration - Metapsychology

A Critique and Integration - Metapsychology | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Morris Eagle's book From Classical to Contemporary Psychoanalysis gives an
excellent overview of the development of basic concepts in psychoanalytic
theory. It is a rich source of information about the essentials of classical
analytic thinking in Freudian terms, which the author presents in the same
remarkably lucid and comprehensive way as he introduces and critically discusses
the current conceptualizations of key-notions in psychoanalysis.

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Crisis counsellor offered sex to abuse victim

Crisis counsellor offered sex to abuse victim | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
A crisis counsellor lost his job for propositioning a victim of childhood sexual abuse, and she's on probation for trying to blackmail him for money by threatening to tell his boss.
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BACP to be included in Pilot Scheme to Accredit Voluntary Registers

BACP to be included in Pilot Scheme to Accredit Voluntary Registers | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
BACP is pleased to announce that it has been invited by the CHRE (Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence) to be one of the organisations to pilot their Accreditation Scheme for Assured Voluntary Registers.
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The Eyes Are The Windows To The Soul

The Eyes Are The Windows To The Soul | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Always interesting to hear what other people are doing in the field.  This one says "Brainspotting is a very different type of psychotherapy and one of the more recent therapeutic practices used."

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The role of psychotherapy in anxious depression

The role of psychotherapy in anxious depression | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Compared to nonanxious depressed patients, anxious depressed patients respond less to pharmacotherapy, prompting consideration of alternate treatments.
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MPs discuss mental health problems in emotional Commons debate - The Independent

MPs discuss mental health problems in emotional Commons debate - The Independent | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
MPs discuss mental health problems in emotional Commons debateThe IndependentA Tory MP disclosed she suffered suicidal feelings after having a baby as a series of MPs spoke today of their personal battles with mental illness in an ...
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Can Counseling and Psychotherapy Help You Overcome Depression?

If you're suffering from chronic or severe depression, you may feel that you'll never escape the shadow of sadness that's been hanging over you. Fortunately, numerous treatment options are available to help people who are ...
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Is this ethical?

Is this ethical? | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Hello, this is my first post. I'll eventually relate my whole story probably, but at the moment, I just need some quick feedback. Since my wife and I.
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The Difference Between Psycho Therapy and Counseling?

One of the problems of the internet, as we all know, is that there is no moderation of the utter nonsense that some people produce.  Here is a grammatically-challenged contribution to ponder.  Wrong, in almost every respect.

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Distress Of Child War And Sex Abuse Victims Halved By New Trauma Intervention

Distress Of Child War And Sex Abuse Victims Halved By New Trauma Intervention | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

A new psychological intervention has been shown to more than halve the trauma experienced by child victims of war, rape and sexual abuse.

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Tips for Parents: Weeding Through the Facts About Teens and Marijuana | How's Your Family Really Doing?

Tips for Parents: Weeding Through the Facts About Teens and Marijuana | How's Your Family Really Doing? | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Do you ever think about drug use/abuse with your clients?

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Zimbabwe: Treat Mental Illnesses Traditionally

Zimbabwe: Treat Mental Illnesses Traditionally | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

"We could very well benefit from returning to the indigenous knowledge of African traditional psychotherapy and healing practices while simultaneously accepting what works within ethical Western bio-medical treatments."

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When Tragedy Strikes

When Tragedy Strikes | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

When tragedy strikes we often look for answers to make sense of it. The newspapers have been filled with 'why' in response to the Aurora, CO shootings and the Penn State sexual abuse scandals..... 

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“Evidence-based?” Yep! Psychotherapy gets respect from Science ...

Most people are looking for a psychotherapist to help them through difficult times, to gain understanding of themselves, or to stop or begin certain behaviors which will help them develop and grow. There will always be debate ...
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Twitter and the Social Unconscious: how tweets and blogs go far beyond the individual

Twitter and the Social Unconscious: how tweets and blogs go far beyond the individual | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
What does twitter tell us about our social unconscious? Studies are just beginning to scratch the surface of the meaning behind the cacophony of noise we humans put online, but what might be the meaning behind this collective activity?
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Revolution in Swedish Mental Health Practice: The CBT Monopoly Gives Way

Revolution in Swedish Mental Health Practice: The CBT Monopoly Gives Way | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

....a significant number of people who were not disabled at the time they were treated with CBT became disabled....

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Psychotherapy That Helps Your Mind and Your Emotions

Psychotherapy That Helps Your Mind and Your Emotions | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
InteliHealth - Featuring Harvard Medical School's consumer health information. Harvard Medical School experts write on health topics affecting you and your family.
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What Makes a Good Psychotherapy Session

Psychotherapy or talking therapy is an approach which has been used to treat or improve illnesses as well as improve wellbeing. In the first of a series, Dr Mark Stehl discusses his take on what makes a good psychotherapy ...
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Psychoanalysis, Dream Interpretation & Psychiatry: Dream ...

Psychoanalysis, Dream Interpretation & Psychiatry: Dream ... | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Psychoanalysis, Dream Interpretation & Psychiatry. This blog site is for anyone who is interested in psychoanalysis, dream interpretation, understanding the unconscious roots of psychiatric symptoms, and other applications.

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Brain scans prove Freud right: Guilt plays key role in depression

Scientists have shown that the brains of people with depression respond differently to feelings of guilt – even after their symptoms have subsided.
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Counselling for 10 year old brutalized for stealing fried fish

Counselling for 10 year old brutalized for stealing fried fish | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

 Counselling is to be provided to the 10-year old, who was beaten with an electrical cord by his stepfather because he stole a piece of fried fish, is to receive counselling

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