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Scared of Flying? Here are a Psychologist’s Tips to Help You

Written by Dr Nick Mooney for Doctify
What is more fun than heading off on a holiday? Whether you prefer soaking up the sun or swooshing down the slopes, getting away from it all is not only enjoyable – its good for your mental and physical health.

But what it if you can’t set one foot on […]

By |September 26th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Scared of Flying? Here are a Psychologist’s Tips to Help You

Is your Work Causing you to Suffer from Burnout?

Written by Dr Lisa Alfrey for Doctify
Its the end of the week. You’re excited for the weekend but half of you just wants to crawl under the covers and never come out again. Or perhaps you’re one of those Instagram influencers that keep popping up on our newsfeeds and you’re currently in Bali drinking Flat […]

By |September 15th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Is your Work Causing you to Suffer from Burnout?

How to Find the Right Mental Health Specialist for You

The conversation around mental health is slowly improving. There definitely is less stigma and more understanding surrounding psychological issues but seeking help can still be a difficult step.

Convenience is important; your treatment should slot into your routine easily. As a result, finding a psychologist or mental health specialist near your home or work can be […]

By |September 13th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on How to Find the Right Mental Health Specialist for You

TFL’s Anxiety Tube Map Helps Sufferers to Navigate London

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Travelling to work on the Tube every day can be a nuisance. But for those who suffer from anxiety or claustrophobia, the journey can be almost unbearable. Luckily, the folks over at Transport for London have taken this into account and produced a special Underground map. This downloadable version helps […]

By |September 10th, 2017|Hot Topics|Comments Off on TFL’s Anxiety Tube Map Helps Sufferers to Navigate London

Can Art Therapy Help Improve Your Mental Health?

Written by Dr Bhavna Jaiswal for Doctify
We all know that one scene in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. No, not where they join the parade. Or drive Cameron’s dad’s red convertible through the window. Or where they bluff their way into the restaurant. I guess it has quite a few iconic scenes, actually. But the one […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Can Art Therapy Help Improve Your Mental Health?

VIDEO: An Expert’s Guide to Dealing with the Fallout from Trauma

Featuring Dr Brock Chisholm for Doctify
The world we live in can feel overwhelming sometimes. Terror attacks, natural disasters and accidents are all sources of trauma and can have a profound effect on mental health.

Doctify Psychologist Dr Brock Chisholm has some advice for those present at traumatic events, their friends and families and those in any way saddened or […]

By |August 18th, 2017|Hot Topics, Top Articles|Comments Off on VIDEO: An Expert’s Guide to Dealing with the Fallout from Trauma

VIDEO: Could you be Working for a Psychopath?

Featuring Dr Brock Chisholm for Doctify
The word psychopath is thrown around a lot these days. For some, it’s how they describe their last Tinder date. Others use the term to apply only to serial killers or movie villains. But what actually is it that constitutes a psychopath?

Here to fill us in on how to spot […]

By |August 4th, 2017|Hot Topics|Comments Off on VIDEO: Could you be Working for a Psychopath?

Fact Check: Is our Selfie Addiction turning us all into Narcissists?

Written by Dr Filippo Passetti for Doctify
Is our collective selfie addiction creating a generation of narcissists?
We all remember Christmas 2014, when that suspicious-looking oblong package sticking out of our stocking inevitably turned out to be a selfie stick. We should have seen it coming, what with ‘selfie’ being added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013.

But […]

By |May 5th, 2017|Hot Topics|Comments Off on Fact Check: Is our Selfie Addiction turning us all into Narcissists?