Category list : Anxiety
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Opposition parties in Scotland have called for the full publication of a report into the “shocking” treatment of patients at a Dundee mental health unit, after BBC report leaked information on “risky” restraints.
’This may be useful for people with mild depression or anxiety who are seeking ways to reduce these symptoms without medication.’
Clinical psychology. A very short introductionSubscription
’I would be recommending this as essential reading to any psychology student but probably more so to anyone who regularly has conversations with others about anxiety, stress or any psychological issue’
After a trauma such as coming close to death, intensive care patients may develop post-traumatic stress disorder. A small pilot study shows benefits of eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing therapy. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
A study has explored how patients who had self-harmed experienced their care on an acute medical unit at the Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital
For many years the mental health issues of new fathers were ignored, but this is changing and awareness, assessment, recognition and treatment are improving
Autism Supporting difficultiesSubscription
’This book looks at different situations that cause anxiety within children who are autistic’
A form of psychotherapy that can be delivered by nurses helps patients overcome health anxiety and could prevent thousands of unnecessary trips to GP surgeries and hospitals, a trial has indicated.
Listening, Learning, Caring & CounsellingSubscription
’This book is a welcome addition to the therapeutic communication resources available and is a great way of introducing the new ”Listening, Learning, Caring & Counselling” model.’
Calming Your Anxious ChildSubscription
’This book may be a useful resource for parents with an anxious child’
“Worried well ‘make themselves sick’,” reports The Daily Telegraph.
Mindfulness for Unravelling AnxietySubscription
’This is a book with a wide appeal and could be of benefit for many people who face anxiety in their lives and want approaches to face it and work through it’
Jan Royal and Craig Meager discuss supporting nursing students in the emergency department of a regional Major Trauma Centre.
’One of the keys aspects of the book is the focus on positive thinkin’
Psychological treatments may be effective in treating symptoms of anxiety and depression that are associated with dementia
The results of a Cochrane review, which explored the efficacy of pharmacotherapy as a treatment for anxiety in the presence of comorbid alcohol disorders
’This book could be useful for anyone in or out of the professional arena but would be particularly suitable for newly qualified nurses as a resource for handling those first few stressful days, weeks or months of their careers.
What’s stopping you? Being More ConfidentSubscription
’This book will resonate with anyone, from student to senior manager, who doubts their ability or worries that they are not capable or could achieve more with the opportunities that have been presented to them.’
'Lonely' seems to be the hardest wordSubscription
With more and more of us living in single person households, Hazel explores the impact this is having on mental health.
Mindfulness training may help patients with IBDSubscription
Training in meditation and other mindfulness techniques brings lasting improvements in mental health and quality of life for patients with inflammatory bowel diseases, according to researchers.