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Understanding Attachment Theory and Addiction: Is There a Link?

As we explored in Attachment Theory Part One, the attachments formed in childhood may affect a person physically, mentally, and emotionally throughout a lifetime. If a child develops a healthy attachment to a caregiver, he or she will more likely develop a secure attachment throughout life and consider relationships to be safe, reliable, and fulfilling.  …

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What is Attachment Theory? Part One

“Tell me what it was like growing up.” “Let’s go back to your childhood.”  “What was your relationship like with your parents?”  These questions come from psychologists and therapists around the world to the point where they can become annoyingly cliché.  Those sitting across from a well-meaning counsellor may roll their eyes and think, My childhood …

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Treatment for Trauma Bahrain

Although Bahrain is said to be in the High Income Group of countries, spending about 4.54% of its GDP on health, the World Health Organisation estimates that only 3.96% of this is spent on mental health care facilities. Unfortunately, the data on conditions such as trauma is quite scarce with PTSD Research Quarterly writing that there were few …

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Treatment for Anxiety in Spain

As one of the sunniest (and happiest) nations in Europe, Spain has a mental healthcare system well above most other countries in the region. Camino Recovery is one of the few local facilities offering international standards of care for things like anxiety and depression treatment. But is residential treatment for anxiety and depression worthwhile? Well, many …

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Treatment for Depression Bahrain

When it comes to treating mental health conditions like depression and anxiety, Bahrain is far ahead of most other Middle Eastern countries. However, this doesn’t mean that treatment centres in Bahrain offer international levels of care, and certain advancements still need to be made. A paper in World Psychiatry found that while Bahrain had one of the …

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