HOW TO TALK TO AND COMFORT SUICIDE SURVIVORS

HOW TO TALK TO AND COMFORT SUICIDE SURVIVORS

It can be difficult to know what to say to or do for someone who is grieving the sudden death by suicide of a loved one. Dr. Borschel provides some great insight on this topic in this recent SCMP article. Read the full article here. Dr Monica Borschel is a US-trained...
THE LONELINESS EPIDEMIC IS REAL

THE LONELINESS EPIDEMIC IS REAL

Despite constant advances in technology and increasing social media use, many people are feeling lonelier and more disconnected than ever. The loneliness epidemic is real, but while loneliness is often considered a negative life event, it does not always have to be...
DEPRESSION TREATMENT – WHAT WORKS BEST?

DEPRESSION TREATMENT – WHAT WORKS BEST?

Depression treatment – what works best? Electro-convulsive therapy (ECT), medication, or behavioural therapy? ECT therapy has been around for 80 years, but there are also now more drug options than ever to treat depression. But are we medicating when we ought...