Hugh Koch
Birmingham City University
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Re-thinking conventional professional outlooks on personal distress is discussed in the context of four recent publications on mental illness, suicidal behaviour and motivation, mindfulness and contemporary Buddhism
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This article reviews publications on trauma and how it affects people; post-traumatic growth and the development of emotional resilience. Relevance to nurses' understanding and therapy skills and awareness are illustrated
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Chronic pain management challenges patients, clinicians and medico-legal experts alike. This article summarises key issues in this complex topic and reviews a selection of relevant publications
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Psychological therapy techniques and issues are discussed, in the context of four recent publications on therapeutic conversation. The importance of effective communication skills and awareness of the interview environment is stressed
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The background and techniques of mindfulness are discussed, in the context of four recently published books on the topic. The opportunity of incorporating mindfulness into our everyday life is emphasised and described.
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Developments in the area of post-traumatic growth are described and discussed with particular reference to the possible trauma of being involved in a road traffic accident. Research and clinical experience from both the USA and UK are outlined. Several different types of road accidents are described in terms of impact, physical injury and psychological reaction. Common areas of post-traumatic growth are described when building a positive growth-oriented narrative with victims. The importance of ...
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Exposure to stress, adverse events and catastrophic trauma is not unusual in the course of a lifetime, and the consequences can be significant for many. Events including terrorist attacks, tsunamis, hurricanes as well as other man-made adverse events such as work accidents, road traffic accidents and medical negligence make the study of such reactions important. Most exposed individuals, due to their resilience do not develop a psychological disorder. From the clinical and public health perspect...
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