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CBT vs Psychotherapy: Freud’s here to stay.

January 7, 2016 1:52 pm Posted by

This month, The Guardian published an article written by Oliver Burkeman titled “Therapy Wars: The Revenge of Freud,” which discusses the effectiveness of CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy) compared to psychotherapy and how the latter has made its comeback following results from an in-depth study. Noel Hargrave, Clinical Director at The Counselling Foundation said “As a charity that delivers both short...

Head of Training, Geri Russo features in The Guardian

April 17, 2015 1:02 pm Posted by

The Counselling Foundation’s Head of Training Geri Russo, along with 400 psychotherapists, counsellors and academics has signed an Open Letter on emotional well-being and mental health, which has now been published in The Guardian. The group condemn government plans and call on Labour and other parties to denounce anti-therapeutic practices saying that “austerity and a maligned benefits regime are profoundly damaging mental health.” Read the...