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‘Personality disorders’ on-line and in the media

For clients reading this: as a counsellor, my approach to 'personality disorders'  is to not be too concerned with the label, other than how it is affecting you to be labelled that way. For me, it is more important to understand what is driving the feelings or behaviours that are of concern to you, which… Continue reading ‘Personality disorders’ on-line and in the media

Research papers

Depression and psychodynamic psychotherapy – notes on a 2017 paper from Brazil

INTRODUCTION This blogpost contains brief notes by me (Juline) made on 4 March 2018 from a clinical perspective on the paper cited below. The notes are made for my personal use but are published here in case they are of use to others. Ribeiro, Ângela & P. Ribeiro, João & von Doellinger, Orlando. (2017). Depression… Continue reading Depression and psychodynamic psychotherapy – notes on a 2017 paper from Brazil

Research papers

What distinguishes adolescents with suicidal thoughts from those who have attempted suicide? Clinical pointers from a UK study, published 1 March 2018.

Introduction This blogpost contains brief notes by me (Juline) made on 2 March 2018 from a clinical perspective on the following paper cited below. The notes are made for my personal use but are published here in case they are of use to others. Mars, B., Heron, J., Klonsky, E. D., Moran, P., O'Connor, R.… Continue reading What distinguishes adolescents with suicidal thoughts from those who have attempted suicide? Clinical pointers from a UK study, published 1 March 2018.