The benefits of continuing your journey with TherapyFriends
All of our Friend Levels have access to our great community groups, with diverse topics from Reading and Writing, to Well-being activities, Travel club, and more!
That so many species are threatened, that the climate is out of control, that water is becoming a rare treasure – all of this is a by-product of ruthless competition between billionaire predators and that scientific progress is anarchically subservient to marketable technologies.
Repression, however, is an important achievement of humankind; we sublimate desires to achieve a more socially valued state of existence and it is civilisation that arises out of this.However, too much repression and we become sick..
Increased investment in research into eating disorders is welcome and much needed, and will eventually lead to improvements in services and treatment effectiveness.
Just the act of saying, “I feel anxious right now,” activates the parts of our brain that helps us organize and regulate our emotions, and also calms the emotional part of the brain, says Alejandra Gonzalez Rodriguez, a family and marriage therapist at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison.
It’s no good you and I turning off the taps while we brush our teeth if we don’t also do something about the 100 corporations responsible for 71% of global emissions. But it’s worth trying.
Medical training that dismisses the importance of cultural values, assumes scientific objectivity, and practises coded racialised diagnostic values, shows no accountability to the lived experience of Black people, including the many who have died during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Around a third of people aged 50 years and older in the UK report loneliness, which might partly be due to factors such as retirement, physical and cognitive decline, bereavement, reduced social networks, and loss of social roles.
“[My father leaving] was the first big blow I had as a child, it was a trauma that left a very big mark on me, it left me insecure for life,” she reveals.
Dear TherapyFriends, Thank you for signing up and staying with us at TherapyFriends. This month, we are completely mobile friendly. Some of you have given us feedback on the problems with the site. Thanks. We are working on it. Please continue telling us as we go along. Also, this month we have organised our Advisory Board. The…
Vallat says dreaming “is one of the last frontiers in our understanding of the human mind.”