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Student suicides: Stress on counselling - The Times of India

Student suicides: Stress on counselling - The Times of India | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
After four students committed suicide in Rajkot in the last 10 days, the District Education Office (DEO), Rajkot district, has formed a District Counselling Committee to stem the trend.
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Person Centered Therapy

Person Centered Therapy | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

To put it simply, Person Centered Therapy is all about psychological healing and growth through the applied psychology of genuine friendship.Yet it’s not about friendship in the usual sense.

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A Therapist's Reflections from Ground Zero. Providing onsite crisis ...

A Therapist's Reflections from Ground Zero. Providing onsite crisis ... | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
The 'counseling rooms' assigned to us were themselves a bit surreal. Blazingly bright offices open to all with glass windows and glass doors, burnt coffee-smelly employee lounges or cavernous boardrooms – clearly not ...
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EVIDENCE-BASED CASE STUDY: Interpersonal Processes in Psychotherapy

EVIDENCE-BASED CASE STUDY: Interpersonal Processes in Psychotherapy | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

American Psychological Association Division 29 addresses the needs of psychologists interested in advancing the field of psychotherapy. - a free no-registration full-text pdf is available by clicking the link on the attached abstract..

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Thoughts on the Stigma Attached to Psychotherapy | Spark of ...

Thoughts on the Stigma Attached to Psychotherapy | Spark of ... | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Spark of Creation Therapy is a group psychotherapy practice located in Evanston, IL serving the larger Chicagoland area, the majority from the North Shore.

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Are Psychologists Afraid of Therapy?

Are Psychologists Afraid of Therapy? | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
This psychotherapy article was originally published in 1950 and addresses the possible reasons underpinning what the author believes to be negative feelings towards psychotherapy among the wider psychological community.
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Renewed calls for 'talking therapy' counsellors in all Scottish schools

Renewed calls for 'talking therapy' counsellors in all Scottish schools | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) has renewed calls that there should be a trained counsellor in every Scottish school.

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Why Counseling Holds The Key for Depression Sufferers ...

It is normal to find different interpretations about the effects of depression amid those who suffer from it. You may possibly be able to relate to that due to the fact everyone feels depressed over something at one time ...
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Internet Use Leading To Marital Rifts

Internet Use Leading To Marital Rifts | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Agency cites internet misuse for marital rifts.  It also reports record numbers of couples seeking its counselling services, an 8 per cent increase in demand compared to the previous year, according to its annual report for 2010.

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BBC “Great Thinkers”: footage of Freud and Jung from the archives

The BBC this week broadcast the first in its series entitled Great Thinkers: In Their Own Words – Human, All Too Human.

The programme makers note that the 20th century was a time of unprecedented change and conflict. Violence and war spread across the world, and as new technology evolved it became possible to harm others on a previously unimaginable scale.

In this turbulent age a new breed of thinker emerged who would examine what drives humanity. The programme provides an opportunity to hear some of these great thinkers in their own words.

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Gay conversion therapy gaining European followers

Gay conversion therapy gaining European followers | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
The practice of converting gays and lesbians into heterosexuals has been making waves in the US for several years. Now some fundamentalist groups hope to see it thrive in European countries like Germany and the UK.
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Psychotherapy Works and Here's Why « 2011 APA Convention

Psychotherapy Works and Here's Why « 2011 APA Convention | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Psychotherapy works, and science the science and research is there to back it up.

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Q&A: A Yale Psychologist Calls for the End of Individual Psychotherapy

Q&A: A Yale Psychologist Calls for the End of Individual Psychotherapy | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Is individual therapy overrated and outdated? Yes, says Alan Kazdin, a professor of psychology and child psychiatry at Yale University, writing in the leading journal Perspectives on Psychological Science.
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Escaping from the past of disaster psychology

Escaping from the past of disaster psychology | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Scientific American has a useful piece on how the immediate treatment of psychological trauma has changed since 9/11.

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Mental Illness And Great Britain's NHS

Mental Illness And Great Britain's NHS | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
She gave up Continental holidays and traded in her car for the tube, but is happy she made the choice to pay to see a private psychologist.
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Mindfulness therapy is no fad, experts say

Mindfulness therapy is no fad, experts say | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Of all fields of medicine, psychology seems especially prone to fads.
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Joan Halifax: Compassion and the true meaning of empathy | Video on TED.com

 Buddhist roshi Joan Halifax works with people at the last stage of life (in hospice and on death row). She shares what she's learned about compassion in the face of death and dying, and a deep insight into the nature of empathy.

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The guys go through it too

The guys go through it too | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
"My counsellor helps me see things differently by exploring reasons why I behave or see the world a certain way. When I uncover these reasons, it can be instantaneously liberating," he said.
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What to Look For in Selecting a Psychotherapist

What to Look For in Selecting a Psychotherapist | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Three criteria are front and center in selecting a psychotherapist: cost, schedule, and empathy. These are not the only variables. For example, academic degrees and diplomas, professional certifica...
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Person-Centered Theory

Person-Centered Theory | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it
Rogers carefully crafted his person-centered theory of personality to meet his own demands for a structural model that could explain and predict outcomes of client-centered therapy.
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Long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy in complex mental disorders

Brief abstract of research into longer-term psychodynamic therapy....

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How we relate to fees | Jung At Heart

How we relate to fees | Jung At Heart | Psychotherapy & Counselling | Scoop.it

Recently I began following the blog of Joseph Burgo, After Psychotherapy. I often find myself almost but not quite agreeing with him. Recently he wrote about sliding scales and reduced fees and what he calls The Mythical Therapist in response to a reader

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