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Counselling

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Reflecting & Journalling

Why is reflecting so important?

In the hustle and bustle of daily life, it can be easy to get caught up in the fast pace of things and neglect our mental well-being. However, taking the time to reflect is crucial for maintaining good mental health. Reflecting allows us to gain insight into our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, and provides an opportunity for self-discovery and personal growth.
Feb 26, 2024
Linzi McLaren
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Couples/Relationship Counselling

Understanding Love Languages: Strengthening Relationships with Appreciation and Communication

In all relationships, understanding and effectively communicating love and appreciation is key to building strong connections. One powerful way to do this is by understanding and incorporating the concept of love languages. Developed by renowned marriage counsellor Gary Chapman, the concept of love languages helps individuals recognise and express their emotional needs. This article explores the importance of love languages in romantic relationships and family dynamics, along with insights from Gary Chapman's work.
Jan 31, 2024
Roslin Macdonald
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Thinking Styles

Can we change how we think?

Has your mind ever spun into a downward spiral of self-defeating thoughts? The thoughts that occupy your mind and tell you that no matter the situation, the outcome is destined for failure? Self-defeating thoughts can be strong, and they can take a major toll on your emotional and physical well-being.
Dec 13, 2023
Aileen Cunningham
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Neurodiversity

How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), also known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects millions of individuals worldwide. Understanding the origins of ADD and exploring potential solutions is crucial for both those directly affected and their support systems. Renowned physician and author Gabor Maté sheds light on this topic, providing valuable insights into its origins and strategies to address it.
Nov 2, 2023
Roslin Macdonald
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Mindfulness

Mindfulness and Mental Health - Why Does This Work?

In an increasingly fast-paced and demanding world, the importance of mental health cannot be emphasised enough. Mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, and stress have become widespread in our society. Fortunately, the practice of mindfulness has gained popularity as a highly effective tool for improving mental well-being. In this article, we will explore the concept of mindfulness and delve into how it works to enhance mental health.
Oct 4, 2023
Claire Thai
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Anxiety/Depression

Understanding depression and what can help.

We use the word “depression” to explain a lot these days, but what does it really mean? Well; while it’s completely normal for humans to feel low in mood or lack motivation, pleasure or achievement occasionally at different points in life, depression is an illness where one or more of these things is true for more than two weeks.
Sep 29, 2023
Helen Cuinn
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Anxiety/Depression

Overwhelm, panic, anxiety?

Quick tips andr esources that could help with overwhelm-panic-anxiety...
Jun 6, 2023
Helen Cuinn
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Group Wellbeing

8 Week Wellness Programme

Following on from our very successful, program in October 2022, we are excited to be offering existing and new attendees the opportunity to join us on our continued journey towards Wellness!
Apr 12, 2023
Roslin Macdonald