Monthly Archives: August, 2013

Addictions

The following information is from this NHS webpage: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/addictions/Pages/Introduction.aspx “Addiction means not having control over doing, taking or using something harmful. You can’t control how you use whatever you are addicted to and you become dependent on it to get through each day. It’s not only drugs and alcohol that you can become addicted to. …

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Our Youtube Video

This 30 second video has narration, so you’ll need to turn on your speakers or plug in your headphones. LIFE-FORCE Counselling Service in Colchester offers counselling for a wide variety of issues, including anger management, bereavement, stress, domestic violence, abuse and much more… Counselling is a process which involves skills of caring and listening and …

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Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)

The following information is from this NHS webpage:  http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Anxiety/Pages/Introduction.aspx Generalised anxiety disorder (GAD). “Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, that can be mild or severe. Everyone has feelings of anxiety at some point in their life. For example, you may feel worried and anxious about sitting an exam or having a …

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Postnatal Depression

The information on this blog was found via this NHS link: http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Postnataldepression/Pages/Introduction.aspx “Postnatal depression is a type of depression some women experience after they have had a baby. It usually develops in the first four to six weeks after childbirth, although in some cases it may not develop for several months. There are many symptoms of …

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Nigel Havers Rides Past LIFE-FORCE!

On 24th April, the actor Nigel Havers was spotted on East Hill while filming for an episode of the BBC show Who Do You Think You Are? He rode right past LIFE-FORCE in a horse and carriage! This programme was shown on BBC1 on Wednesday 31st July, and here are some screen shots taken from …

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