Marian Dwyer
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Marian runs the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme at the Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust where approximately 1,000 people are referred per month and who present with problems such as depression, anxiety, feeling low in mood and stress.

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The Hidden Depressed Millions

(2) Comments | Posted January 27, 2013 | 7:00 PM

There are millions of people in the UK living with chronic depression, surviving for years at a time with feelings of sadness, apathy and loneliness but, because their depression never reaches severe proportions, never seeking help.

This constant feeling of sadness is clinically referred to as dysthymia, but is...

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Watch Out for the January Blues

(1) Comments | Posted January 3, 2013 | 7:00 PM

It may have been the season of goodwill, but for many there is a darker side to festive celebrations as hundreds of thousands of UK residents are expected to be affected by depression now Christmas is over.

For many, the season of goodwill will have been a far cry from...

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Three Steps to a Cooler, Calmer You, This Anger Awareness Week

(0) Comments | Posted November 30, 2012 | 8:23 AM

It's one of the emotions that causes the most physical response, with quickening heart rate, a rising body temperature and a flash of rage all too common symptoms of anger.

Yet despite its strong physical effect on the body, anger remains one of the most poorly handled emotions, with...

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December Named the Most Stressful Month for UK Employees

(0) Comments | Posted November 29, 2012 | 11:18 AM

As we enter one of the busiest working periods of the working year, stress levels amongst UK employees are predicted to rise.

The pressure to deliver a month's work in a matter of weeks combined with less people in the office due to a myriad of Christmas parties, left over...

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