What Is Informed Consent

What Is Informed Consent?

What Is Informed Consent? Boundaries can be extremely important in every aspect of our lives – and therapy is no different. For any type of treatment or examination, you must first consent to the process, and you should feel comfortable and well informed on what you are really consenting to. This consent is an essential…

Online Dating The Mental Health Risks

Online Dating: The Mental Health Risks

Online Dating: The Mental Health Risks The rise of technology has vastly influenced the ways in which we go about seeking love. Dating apps have never been more normalised, with Tinder reporting 57 million users worldwide. Their usage has become astronomical, virtually becoming a replacement for in-person dating, with eHarmony predicting that 70% of all…

Anxious-Avoidant Attachment What Does This Mean

Anxious-Avoidant Attachment: What Does This Mean?

Anxious-Avoidant Attachment: What Does This Mean? Anxious-avoidant attachment is one of four different variations of adult attachment. Those suffering from anxious-avoidant attachment have a yearning and need for close, meaningful relationships. However, they may find themselves unable to form these attachments due to distrusting others, causing a cycle of attachment issues and an overall fear…

What Is Birth Trauma

What Is Birth Trauma?

What Is Birth Trauma? Birth trauma is a staggeringly high condition that is not discussed enough. Birth trauma affects 1 in 3 women and can have debilitating effects upon your mental health. Giving birth is meant to be one of the proudest and happiest moments of a woman’s life, so why is it that cases…