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Posted on 10th June 2015 | Category: CBT, News

Sex can seem like everything. In today’s world of advertising and the big sell, it can seem like the more successful, beautiful and wonderful we are, the more sex we should be having. But is this actually the case? Does sex equal happiness and does …

Posted on 5th May 2015 | Category: News

Would you be surprised to find that there is a link between obsessive compulsive behaviours and gambling problems? Apparently the two share quite a symmetry in psychological terms according to a recent press release from the American University of Harvard. Gambling is one of the …

Posted on 30th April 2015 | Category: News

Many people out there love their dogs. But can dogs sense emotions?  When compared to cats and other animals, it often seems like humans have a special bond with canines – a feeling that no doubt gave birth to the phrase man’s best friend. However, …

Posted on 15th March 2015 | Category: CBT, News

How easy is it for false memories to be planted in an individual? According to this article in the popular press a new study has shown the frightening regularity with which we can create memories that are not consistent with the actual version of events. …

Posted on 16th August 2014 | Category: CBT, News

CBT programs delivered by outside professionals as part of a junior school curriculum reduces anxiety in children Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) has been tested by randomized controlled trial in new research from Oxford University, the findings are published in The Lancet Psychiatry. It was shown to …