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Dealing with Anxiety during the lockdown

Anxiety as a factor of Loss during the Covid 19 emergency In the last blog I looked at anger as an element of loss during what is a global trauma. Some people may be reasonably contented at being locked down and feel that safety is the most important consideration at

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Some of the symptoms shown by a young child separated from a parent

Psychiatrists have specific benchmarks in diagnosing the child’s anxiety when they are separated from their parents (called attachment figures in psychological terminology). When three or more of the following criteria (at the time of writing) are present (plus some other conditions) they label it as a ‘disorder’ – 1. Recurrent

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PLEASE NOTE I WORK FACE TO FACE, EVEN THROUGH THE COVID CRISIS. I DO NOT DO ZOOM COUNSELLING. CLIENTS MUST WEAR A MASK, THERE ARE FOUR METRES BETWEEN ME AND THE CLIENT, THE  CLIENT’S LEATHER CHAIR IS SANITISED AFTER EACH SESSION, AND THERE IS A SANITISER AVAILABLE FOR WIPING THE

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