Friday, November 16, 2018
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CBT best choice of psychotherapy for anxiety disorders in children

Group cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) appears to be the best choice of psychotherapy for anxiety disorders in children and adolescents, according to a network meta-analysis of 11 different therapies. As many as 20% of children and adolescents will experience anxiety disorders, researchers say, and psychological treatments such as CBT are commonly used. There

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Psychotherapy is not harmless

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/nov/02/why-surprised-therapy-downsides-oliver-burkeman Get help and get happy!” runs a tagline for one of the new generation of e-counselling services, offering psychotherapy by text, phone and video chat. Except it turns out that getting happy is by no means guaranteed to be therapy’s only outcome. One recent paper (which I found via the

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Equine psychotherapy: horses become the metaphor for clients relationships

https://www.tallahassee.com/story/news/2018/03/17/equine-therapy-offers-healing-experience/405233002/ Dr. Corine Samwel decided five years ago to take her clinical psychology practice out to the pasture. She now specializes in equine psychotherapy and is certified with the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association. She is one of the only equine therapists in Tallahassee. Samwel has two horses on her

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Is Googling your therapist ok ?

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/in-therapy/201803/is-it-ok-dig-your-therapists-history Therapists tend to keep their personal information personal for these reasons, and most of the time that works just fine. But sometimes clients find this awkward and uncomfortable, and the Internet provides a quick and simple way to find out more about them. Depending on the therapist, there could be

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Narcissist or Psychopath ?

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/spycatcher/201712/narcissist-or-psychopath-how-can-you-tell Social predators live by taking advantage of others. They come in all varieties, shapes, and forms, from every level of society. Some live lawlessly on the streets, mugging people or worse. Others have respectable jobs where they transact mayhem. They see themselves as unrestrained by rules or laws. Morals and

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#Difference #Psychoanalysis #Psychotherapy

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/headshrinkers-guide-the-galaxy/201706/the-difference-between-psychoanalysis-and-psychotherapy So, to use the swimming metaphor, some people need an approach that helps them face and work with the fact that, at least in part, they don’t want to learn to swim. They may be frightened of moving forward or do not want to do the hard work it would

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PR company offers psychotherapy

http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/business/business-news/cambridge-pr-firm-offers-clients-12081739 PR company is so committed to its clients, it has introduced a psychotherapy service to its offering. Quite Great, which is strong in the music sector, has formed a partnership with psychotherapist Helen Brice to help musicians overcome the day to day stresses and strains of the industry. Based at Grantchester, Quite

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