Bereavement

could counselling help me

Could counselling help me

If you are experiencing any type of emotional or psychological difficulty, you may have considered seeing a counsellor. But the range of different types of counselling and therapy available can appear overwhelming, especially when you may be struggling just to manage day to day life.So could counselling help me? So what exactly is counselling, and

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Should you take a child to a funeral?

Should you take a child to a funeral? It may be a question many of us have asked at some point in our lives but as grown-ups we know that death is a part of life.  We may or may not have been touched by the death of a loved one or close friend personally,

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OCD

OCD

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder OCD is the name give to a mental health condition where a person experiences uncontrollable and unwanted thoughts and feels compelled to behave in a repetitive and ritualised way. Underneath these thoughts and behaviours is a feeling of acute anxiety that the person does not feel able to handle. Instead there focus

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How to deal with a death in the family

Losing a loved one is distressing for anyone, let alone a child who may not have encountered death before. How can you explain and help them manage their feelings, when you’re grieving? Help children understand If someone’s very ill, and it’s just a question of time, then use that time to prepare your child. Kids

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Bereavement: Coping with your loss

Bereavement is something we all go through at some stage in our lives. Losing someone you love is never easy whatever your age but when you also have to cope with busy family life and work it is vital that you take whatever help is available to get you through the pain and enable you

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miscarriage

Miscarriage

Miscarriage is a very sensitive issue which tends to be brushed aside in our society due to the fact that there is simply no ‘cure’ for it.  It is thought that about 12% of pregnancies miscarry in the first 23 weeks, with about three quarters of those happening in the first trimester. There is now

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