“Social Media, Young People & Mental Health” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Social media, young people and mental health The rise of social media, and its impact upon young people’s mental health, has become a hotly debated topic over the past few years. Combined with a fear about cyber bullying and an increase in … More “Social Media, Young People & Mental Health” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

“What Is Anhedonia?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

Hello everyone! I hope all of you had a nice weekend. Lets start our busy week with some interesting articles. Lets begin! 1) What Is Anhedonia? DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO loved going to monthly book club meetings and stopped participating? How about a friend who enjoyed being part of your weekly lunch gathering who’s … More “What Is Anhedonia?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

“The Big Myth About Teenage Anxiety” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

Hello everyone! Welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) The Big Myth About Teenage Anxiety We hear a lot these days that modern digital technology is rewiring the brains of our teenagers, making them anxious, worried and unable to focus. Don’t panic; things are really not this dire. Despite news reports … More “The Big Myth About Teenage Anxiety” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

“Abortion and Suicide” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Abortion and Suicide Abortion is an issue that inflames passions. Women’s rights advocates point out that an endless number of overwhelmingly male legislators continue to attempt to dictate the choices that women make about their own bodies. Those who fervently oppose abortion … More “Abortion and Suicide” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

“Dare You Take Someone Else’s Perspective?” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Dare You Take Someone Else’s Perspective? Empathy. It’s a word we hear a lot in psychology, so readily invoked that we often don’t bother to seriously think about what it is and what makes it powerful. Carl Rogers, the founder of person-centered … More “Dare You Take Someone Else’s Perspective?” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

When There is No Psychiatrist – A Practice Manual

Hello! I hope you guys are doing well. I recently stumbled upon a really important and well written manual targeted to meet the needs of the general health worker in acquiring core skills on identifying mental health conditions. This broad term of general health worker includes anyone who works in a health care or community … More When There is No Psychiatrist – A Practice Manual