Does self-help have a place in mental health?

Diana J. Smith

Counselling psychologist Niamh Delmar asks if self-help has a place in mental health. Estimations are that the self-help industry in the U.S. alone will reach 14 billion dollars annually by 2025. It has been described as “recession-proof,” and is expanding worldwide. A phenomenon originating from the ancient sages and healers, […]

Swinburne University’s Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults provides tele-health psychological support for rural and regional aged care residents | The Courier

Diana J. Smith

news, latest-news, Depression and hopelessness, loneliness, isolation and concern for the future top the fears of rural and regional residents living in aged care. Despite the heavy toll of mental health concerns on aged care residents, there are few psychological and mental wellbeing support services for those living in aged […]

Lingnan University designs self-assessment test to improve the psychological wellbeing of people in quarantine

Diana J. Smith

HONG KONG, April 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As COVID-19 continues to spread across the world, there is mandatory 7 to 21-day quarantine for travellers who arrive in Hong Kong and Mainland China from overseas. Since self-isolation may affect people’s emotional health adversely, Lingnan University (LU)’s Wofoo Joseph Lee Consulting and […]