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Seasonal Affective Disorder - in summer?

What is summer depression?

I will start with my own experience. I remember the feeling vividly. It came on at the start of the school holidays when I was about 14. 1,425 more words


Aspergers and Education – Overcoming learning obstacles and accomplishing goals

Throughout our day-to-day lives, we are continually learning and acquiring newfound knowledge that ultimately, I believe, helps us to mature and progress into the fully developed, gifted adults that we are today. 904 more words


Muslim Women and Mental Health - Part 1

I just watched this great conversation on Muslim women and mental health hosted by Our Voices. If you’re interested in the topic I encourage you to watch this video. 21 more words

Sexual Health

Running a Support Group - Are You Qualified?

A member of the group recently helped hand out A4 posters to advertise the group (Thanks Murray!). He handed out one to the local Citizen’s Advice Bureau. 842 more words


MIL in Meltdown...


Just as I was relaxing this morning (baking a pie) and thinking to myself it’s been a whole week with no MIL / House Manager issues at all… 546 more words


Garissa Terrorist Attack. A Counsellor's Viewpoint

Trauma has been a common word in the recent world history. We experienced its hideous nature when we watched, heard and felt what happened to our brothers and sisters at Garissa University College. 418 more words

Depression. Part One.

An illness which is poorly understood by the very people

who need to understand it.

 In this article I hope to explore this subject, covering recent statistics, the terminology used, and usually abused I might add. 1,749 more words

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