Weird Psychology? EMDR for Trauma

Weird Psychology? EMDR for Trauma

It was about 10 years ago when I first heard, in passing, of a new therapy for psychological trauma which sounded more than a little strange. As far as I could understand, the main principles were that you waggled your fingers in front of your client’s face...
Ditch the Naughty Step & Try the Love Step!

Ditch the Naughty Step & Try the Love Step!

Highly popularised by certain TV shows, the ‘Naughty Step’, along with other sanction/reward techniques are commonly used parenting approaches. Based on Behaviourist principles, the idea is that behaviour which has bad consequences is unlikely to be repeated, whereas...