Tag Archives: psychological therapies

Can psychological treatments be harmful?

Guardian article, by Dr Luisa Dillner, 4 April 2016: Can psychological treatments be harmful? The mind is a delicate thing, so can therapies actually have a negative effect? The evidence points to some cause for concern The side effects of antidepressants … Continue reading

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ACTivate Your Life course, Bronllys Powys, begins 3 August 2015

ACTivate Your Life is a four session taught course (not a group therapy) which is all about helping you to have a better life, a life with less suffering and greater freedom to do the things that matter to you. … Continue reading

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Mentally ill benefits to be cut?

Tories discuss stripping benefits claimants who refuse treatment for depression according to the Daily Telegraph. Senior ministers now believe the rules should be reviewed in order to reduce the “huge” numbers of people who are declared unfit for work due … Continue reading

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More money for CBT, mindfulness etc in Wales

Welsh Government press release: A £650,000 funding boost to improve access to psychological therapies for people with mental health problems in Wales has been announced by Health Minister Mark Drakeford. The funding will support the delivery of psychological therapies – … Continue reading

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