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What are the types of psychotherapy?
People often ask what is the difference between Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy or counselling and psychotherapy. UKCP provides us with an extensive list of different types of psychotherapy with a comprehensive description of each type. It is crucial that we do understand how these different types of treatment work before we make a decision to embark on one of them.
Impact of social isolation on mental health
Who wouldn’t believe that love was, at its best, a safe harbor — a parent’s arm scooping up a frightened child, holding it heart to heart? It’s hard to believe, in retrospect, how many powerful scientists opposed this idea.
Evidence Based Treatment - interesting facts
In psychology and in medicine more generally, meta-analysis is a widely accepted method for summarizing and synthesizing the ﬁndings of independent studies (Lipsey & Wilson, 2001; Rosenthal, 1991; Rosenthal & DiMatteo, 2001). Meta-analysis makes [...]
Distinctive Features of Psychodynamic Technique
Focus on affect and expression of emotion. Psychodynamic therapy encourages exploration and discussion of the full range of a patient’s emotions. The therapist helps the patient describe and put words to feelings, [...]