My Therapist Online's 6 top tips for managing the way we use our phones to reduce negative impact on our wellbeing.

My Therapist Online's 6 top tips for managing the way we use our phones to reduce negative impact on our wellbeing.

Phones have without a doubt changed how we live our lives. Many of the tools and applications on them make our lives easier and more convenient, however contrary to all the good they have brought, they have started to affect people’s attention span and alter how we engage in our day to day experiences.

Learn some top tips how to manage your phone better, to look after your mental wellbeing.

Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder, its symptoms and its treatment

Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder, its symptoms and its treatment

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) affects around 40% of the population every winter. For a person suffering with SAD it can be debilitating and make  the winter months seem never-ending. 

Here you can learn about SAD and how it can be treated. There are things that you can do to help yourself as well as professional support available to manage and indeed overcome it.

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) - learn how it can be effectively used within online therapy.

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) - learn how it can be effectively used within online therapy.

Online therapy enables you to access EMDR therapy with an expert therapist from the comfort of your own home. 

Paul Gebka-Scuffins is among an increasing number of EMDR therapists within the EMDR UK & IRELAND Association, using EMDR online. Here he talks about his application of EMDR within online video therapy.

A liberating point - thoughts are NOT facts. Why you need to let them go.

A liberating point - thoughts are NOT facts. Why you need to let them go.

For some, thoughts can generate a great deal of negative emotion and can become pesky and persistent. Learning that they are all ‘just thoughts’ and that you can let the control over them go, despite the feeling they generate in you, can feel like a liberating life skill. You can’t stop them from appearing, but you can stop them from bothering you