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Positive Psychology and Resilience

Positive Psychology and Resilience | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

What makes one person ‘bounce back’ following adversity and another person seem to ‘crumble in a heap’?

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Therapist who tried to 'cure' me of being gay thrown out – but the system is still broken

Therapist who tried to 'cure' me of being gay thrown out – but the system is still broken | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
History was made this week. For the first time, a therapist was found guilty of malpractice after trying to "treat" a client for their homosexuality – to turn them straight.
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Coping with bereavement - Live Well - NHS Choices

Coping with bereavement - Live Well - NHS Choices | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Find out about bereavement and what to do if a loved one dies, including how to cope and where to go if you need help and support.
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Religion and counselling do not mix

Religion and counselling do not mix | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
HISTORICAL TENSIONS between science and religion have been well documented, and have again been raised with regard to the practice of psychiatry, following the publication of a position statement by the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCP) in London.
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Truth Wins Out - EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Robert Spitzer Apologizes to Gay Community for Infamous ‘Ex-Gay’ Study

Truth Wins Out - EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Robert Spitzer Apologizes to Gay Community for Infamous ‘Ex-Gay’ Study | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
An apology for discredited Reparative Therapy
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More officers seek counseling after big incidents

More officers seek counseling after big incidents | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
(04-22) 13:09 PDT San Francisco, CA (AP) -- Two mass killings just 10 days apart sent spasms of shock through the San Francisco Bay area and also took a toll on the police officers who had to sort out the carnage.
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Psychotherapy in a time of political crisis

Psychotherapy in a time of political crisis | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
I’ve been wanting to write a lot more about the overlap between politics and psychotherapy these last few weeks. Recent world events have got me thinking more about the impact of transpersona... (@SalmaYaqoob lots to juggle!
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Christian group books anti-gay ads to appear on buses

Christian group books anti-gay ads to appear on buses | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
A 'gay therapy' campaign to appear in London is aimed at changing the sexual orientation of homosexual people...
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Les séparations précoces ne sont pas nécessairement traumatiques, mais les retrouvailles peuvent l’être « Le blog du CMPP de Périgueux

Thanks to Yann Leroux for the original tweet about this....

 

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Psychotherapy 2.0: ramping up psychotherapy for the digital age

Psychotherapy 2.0: ramping up psychotherapy for the digital age | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Can psychotherapy get with the times?
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Erie veterans struggle with the wounds of war

Erie veterans struggle with the wounds of war | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
U.S. Army Sgt. Jeff Kinnear sits in a room with his psychotherapist. He's in a motorized chair atop a platform, and wears a headset and glasses that are connected to a virtual-reality computer simulator.
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Memories, Dreams, Reflections: A Rare Glimpse Inside Iconic Psychiatrist Carl Jung’s Mind

“…the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.”

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The Wise Counsel Podcast: Mental Health and Psychotherapy Interviews

Audio Interviews about Mental Health, Wellness, Psychotherapy, Anxiety & Depression hosted by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. (@NoelMcDermott shared - The Wise Counsel Podcast: Mental Health and Psychotherapy Interviews - Brilliant!
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I have been listening to both of Dr. Dave's podcasts for years and recommend them highly.
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Interview with Philip Armstrong, CEO of ACA

Interview with Philip Armstrong, CEO of ACA | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

First time I have come across this channel.  An interesting resource for people interested in Mind Science

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My Abusive Childhood Wasn’t that Bad because His was Worse? :: Emerging From Broken

My Abusive Childhood Wasn’t that Bad because His was Worse? :: Emerging From Broken | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
All I heard was how horrific the child sexual abuse that he endured was and believed what had happened to me did not compare with what he had survived (Thanks to The Lindsay Centre (Counselling and Psychotherapy) Perth for this post on coping with...
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Appraisal of Obsessions & Compulsions

Appraisal of Obsessions & Compulsions | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
This article provides examples of questions potentially used in Metacognitive Therapy to help understand (conceptualise) obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
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California may ban gay teen 'conversion' therapy

California may ban gay teen 'conversion' therapy | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
A first-of-its-kind ban on a controversial form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay people straight is speeding through the California statehouse. (BANNING HATE.
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Christian Counsellor, can turn gay people straight

Christian Counsellor, can turn gay people straight | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

The 57-year-old Christian counsellor and campaigner has upset a lot of people lately, with his claims that homosexuals can become straight if they get enough help, therapy and prayer.

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Handbook of Evidence-Based Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice (Current Clinical Psychiatry): Raymond A. Levy, J. Stuart Ablon, G.O. Gabbard: Amazon.com: Kind...

Handbook of Evidence-Based Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice (Current Clinical Psychiatry): Raymond A. Levy, J. Stuart Ablon, G.O.
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Tragic case in Wales, as child dies after being denied access to counselling

Tragic case in Wales, as child dies after being denied access to counselling | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
THE mother of a 14-year-old who apparently killed herself while in the care of social services is demanding answers as to how her daughter came to die.
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Archbishop panel member believes gay people can 'change' sexual desire

Archbishop panel member believes gay people can 'change' sexual desire | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Liberal Anglicans alarmed by presence of Glynn Harrison on panel that will recommend successor to Rowan Williams...
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» Video: About Psychodynamic Psychotherapy - World of Psychology

» Video: About Psychodynamic Psychotherapy - World of Psychology | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Joseph Burgo, one of our bloggers here at Psych Central, has recently inaugurated a new series of videos about psychodynamic psychotherapy, aimed at people who...
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The cost of treatment

The Army inspector general is conducting a system-wide review of mental health facilities to determine whether psychiatrists overturned diagnoses of post-traumatic stress disorder to save money

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Anxiety treatment: Medication, therapy or both can help

Anxiety treatment: Medication, therapy or both can help | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Karen Smuland has always been an anxious person. But after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York's World Trade Center, she had her first panic attack and ended up in an emergency room, convinced that she was dying.
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The Elephant in the Room: Why We Need Full Disclosure in Sex Therapy

Moushumi Ghose, MFT - Sometimes it is difficult to really get to the heart of the matter in sex therapy if clients are not able to be completely open with the therapist.
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