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Christmas stresses 3 – coming down from the festive period

December 28th, 2023

In the lead up to Christmas, there are a million adverts and films that tell you exactly how the festive period should be enjoyed – what you should be eating, what gifts you should be buying, when Father Christmas is meant to arrive, and how you should decorate your home. But when the 25th is…

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What is Trauma?

March 27th, 2023

What is Trauma? Trauma is a term which describes the impact a negative event or experience has on a person’s wellbeing and their ability to cope and function as a result. It can be caused by a wide range of experiences including abuse, natural disasters, car crashes, serious illness, violent events, career in the military, or…

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Counting down to Christmas..?

December 16th, 2014

Believe it or not, Christmas is stressful for many people. Ignore the perfect families in seasonal movies or department store TV ads. Real Christmases just aren’t like that. If you’re dreading the big day, remember you don’t have to be perfect. You don’t have to say ‘yes’ to everything either. If you don’t fancy that…

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