Richard E Grant: “Therapy saved my life”.

Actor Richard E Grant, of Gosford Park fame, has talked about having therapy for 18 months to help him through “a major period of depression” in his early 40s, reported the Telegraph last week. He says that therapy s[...]
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Counselling Can Help At Work

A recent article in the Evening Standard highlighted the value of counselling to employees working for Transport for London, with a spokesperson quoted as saying that: “Counselling has been found to be a safe and cost [...]
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“I can take the despair…it’s the hope I can’t stand,” says Paul Yin, working with MH370 passengers’ families

Loss is never easy, and few of us would profess it to be so. When we lose someone we love, through a bereavement, voluntary or enforced separation, or by any other means, we have to process the loss through grieving and [...]
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L’Wren and Radtke’s struggles at the top

L’Wren Scott, who was found dead in her apartment in Manhattan on Monday morning, was said to be “embarrassed” by her failing business, and in huge amounts of debt which she saw no way of clearing, reported The Tim[...]
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Re-assemble your relationship through couple counselling

A new law being put forward, which will enable couples to make pre- and post-nuptial agreements legally binding, is leading to yet more questions being raised around divorce rates and the meaning of marriage and civil pa[...]
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The effects of sexual abuse in childhood can permeate all areas of life in adulthood

Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis has been cleared of a number of indecent assault chargers, not long after Coronation Street actors William Roache and Michael Le Vell were also acquitted of child sex offences. On Fr[...]
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Imposter Syndrome drives anxiety

The Imposter Syndrome, an expression first coined in 1978, whereby a person fears being sacked as a result of being ‘found out’ as a fraud who is not really able to do their job, has received heightened media attenti[...]
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Family talk about fear of son’s suicide

The family of Andrew Quigley, a 20-year old man who has been missing since last Friday, have spoken out about his depression and suicidal feelings, in an attempt to overturn a decision made by politicians around the Lond[...]
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More men are entering therapy

The Telegraph reported this week that, according to the NHS, the ‘vast majority’ of those referred to counselling for anxiety and depression are women. However, this does not mean that more women than men suffer from[...]
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X-Factor’s Matt Cardle commences treatment

X-Factor winner Matt Cardle has recently commenced treatment for his addiction to prescription drugs, it was revealed last week. According to the Huffington Post, the singer is struggling under pressure due to his huge w[...]
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New Year, New Beginning…?

It's that time of year again when, despite the regular cycle of resolution-making leading to broken-promises, giving up and shelving all those intentions for 'after winter', 'over summer' or any other elusive time in the[...]
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Jen and Justin strengthen relationship through counselling

Just a few months after declaring that she wished she could send her younger self to therapy, actress Jennifer Aniston has revealed that she has had a spell of relationship counselling with fiancé Justin Theroux, as a r[...]
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