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What Is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)?

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) therapy is an innovative mental wellness treatment that uses gentle magnetic pulses to stimulate nerve cells in certain brain areas, causing pronounced changes in mood and behaviour. TMS is a National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) approved treatment for depression and an evidence-based treatment option for a range of …

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Can Wealth Be Traumatic?

Trauma is not typically something which people associate with wealth; frequently people assume that because people are wealthy that their lives are easy. However, modern research has shown that this is not in fact true, and that incidences of mental illness and addiction can be just as, or more so, prevalent in those who are wealthy than those who are not.

Which rehab is best for me?

Rehab can be a very daunting prospect for those who are inexperienced with it; some people picture sitting around in groups talking, whilst some might think of a confrontational boot-camp experience where people are “broken down and built back up”. Whilst some places do practise these models, at Addcounsel we believe that that our client-focussed approach is what makes us so unique and effective.

The Hidden Benefits of Rehab

If you ask most people what they think rehab consists of, they would tell you that it involves people sitting around in circles and receiving psychotherapy, with the aim of being abstinent from an addictive substance or behaviour. And whilst they may be right about the overall aim, there are many more benefits to rehab than simply quitting drugs, alcohol, or any other addiction.