Hypnotherapy is a technique that helps patients reduce stress and anxiety. By allowing the patient’s mind to relax, it can help the patient to explore their past and gain insight on their behaviors. When the client is in a hypnotic state, the therapist will instruct the client to focus on their body. The therapist willContinue reading “What is Hypnotherapy?”
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How can stress be good for you?
It may seem strange to even consider that stress can be good for us. We are always being told about the negative effects of stress and how we should do everything in our power to avoid it. However, the right amount of stress can be good for us.
What’s Your Risk of Developing Stress-related illnesses?
The quiz is based on the Schedule of Recent Experience, developed by Dr. Holmes and his associates, which allows you to quantify how many changes you’ve experienced in the past few months and consider how these stressful events may have increased your vulnerability to illness. The main purpose of this scale, however, is to increaseContinue reading “What’s Your Risk of Developing Stress-related illnesses?”
What’s Your Level on Daytime Sleepiness?
Tired? Sleepy? Can’t concentrate? This quiz, based on Epworth Sleepiness Scale, is a tool to help you identify your own level of daytime sleepiness, which can often by a symptom of a sleep disorder. Research suggests that a sleep-deprived person cannot focus attention optimally and therefore cannot learn efficiently. Adequate sleep is a key partContinue reading “What’s Your Level on Daytime Sleepiness?”
Can it be that you are Depressed?
This test is based on PHQ-9 and facilitates in recognition of symptoms of depression. Thinking about the past TWO WEEKS, select how often you have been bothered by certain things from the following list.
Do you have symptoms of Anxiety?
This test is based on GAD-7 and facilitates in recognition of symptoms of generalised anxiety disorder. Thinking about the past TWO WEEKS, select how often you have been bothered by certain things from the list.