Let’s start by determining what the Stress & Vulnerability model of mental health and disorder is not. It’s not new. It’s the most recent version of a much more ancient understanding – the idea that stress and life events can cause mental health problems, ‘madness’ if you will. noch 3.165 Wörter
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(Released from behind the paywall - my piece from the Chronicle of Higher Education) The Neuroscience of Interrogation: Why Torture Doesn't Work
Here is the piece I wrote for the Chronicle of Higher Education on the American Psychological Association’s Independent Review on its collusion in the programme of enhanced interrogation. noch 1.601 Wörter
HOW TO COMBAT STRESS. Or: Help! I'm Trapped Inside A Trombone! I'm Flatulent! And It's Avalanche Season!
Your muscles are so tense, your shirt buttons shoot about like bullets from a Gatling Gun. Your nails are so bitten down, your wrists are starting to fray. noch 1.468 Wörter
Yesterday I decided to take some medication as part of how I am coping with a huge increase in stress and workload.
I think that I am coping pretty well and taking steps to manage this which include being pretty honest that it isn’t always a walk in the park. noch 618 Wörter
‘What’s the priority?’; ‘get your priorities straight’; ‘you need to prioritise’ – these are all phrases that we’ve either heard uttered or used ourselves at some stage, be it linked to work, an exercise schedule, romantic relationships, or family and friends. noch 693 Wörter