Friday, September 22, 2017
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#Rethink #schizophrenia #hearing #voices

How much do you know about hearing voices? Watch our short film for #rethinkschizophrenia & find out more > https://t.co/PnHy6ZUh7H pic.twitter.com/VHLOmINCJ9 — RethinkMentalIllness (@Rethink_) September 21, 2017 Schizophrenia affects the way you think and behave. You might have hallucinations, disorganised thinking and delusions, or you might become withdrawn and have problems remembering

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#Bill #English #evidence #E-therapy #claims

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1709/S00394/bill-english-asked-to-show-evidence-for-e-therapy-claims.htm “The prime minister was premature in suggesting e-therapy works as well as face-to-face in the leaders’ debate. The evidence is minimal and contradictory and so far confined to treating depression with one modality only (CBT)” says Sean Manning, Dunedin psychotherapist. “It is foolhardy in the extreme to suggest that the internet

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#Australia #homophobia #cultural #historical

https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/australia-lagging-not-leading-marriage-equality A conventional way of answering might be that homophobia has been especially virulent in Australia because of the distinctive patterns of the nation's masculinity. This explanation would point to the legacy of frontier masculinity: aggressively heterosexual, contemptuous of effeminacy in men (associated with ''pommies'' and ''poofters''), hostile to lesbianism as a

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#psychotherapy #online

read more: http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/business/1.810992 With prices starting as low as $40 a week on a monthly basis, the company says if offers a more affordable and convenient way to improve mental health that has been used by some 500,000 people. It says 70% of its clients have never previously had therapy. The company

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#How #Mentally #Strong #People #Respond to #Snarky #Comments

How Mentally Strong People Respond to Snarky Comments. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/what-mentally-strong-people-dont-do/201709/how-mentally-strong-people-respond-snarky-comments Mentally strong people understand when to be assertive and they’re not afraid to speak up. But they also recognize that it’s sometimes best to ignore someone who is using snarky comments just to get attention. They don’t feel like they have to get

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#Tiny #bit #racist

https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/comment/columnists/93577160/dave-armstrong-fighting-racism-is-trickier-than-you-might-think When you hear of the horrifying racist abuse that some people can suffer in New Zealand, it's great to see a government organisation doing something about it. However, even the campaign itself tells us something about the racial structure of our society. In one ad we see quite a few successful

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