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Does Loadshedding Create Anxiety?  Part 2

Does Loadshedding Create Anxiety? Part 2

DOES LOADSHEDDING CREATE UNDERLYING ANXIETY: EXPLORING A PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF LOADSHEDDING-PART 2 On a physical level loadshedding is adding to our anxiety as well. Every time that there is loadshedding, ort evbery time that a new loadshedding schedule is...

Does Loadshedding Create Underlying Anxiety?

Does Loadshedding Create Underlying Anxiety?

Exploring the Psychological Impact of Loadshedding in South Africa Does Loadshedding cause Anxiety? To successfully answer this question one needs to understand what anxiety is. It is an intense, excessive and persistent worry and fear about everyday situations. It...

Talking about Sexual Intimacy’s with your Partner

Talking about Sexual Intimacy’s with your Partner

Intimacy is an important aspect in the lives of people, Intimacy is vital in maintaining a healthy social life. People like to form meaningful and reciprocated relationships others whether they be romantic , family or friends. Although there are different types and...

The Role of Sex in a Relationship

The Role of Sex in a Relationship

Sex is an Important physical aspect of all romantic relationship, often times believed by society to be reserved for committed monogamous relationship. Sex has many benefits for the individual and your partner, with sex supporting a healthy relationship. The Role of...

The role of romance in a marriage

The role of romance in a marriage

What is the role of romance in a marriage? When one thinks of romance in a marriage ,many thoughts can come to mind. One may have sweet and positive feelings towards their spouse or one may think “what romance?”. Romance can be said to be the glue that keeps the...

Cultural influence on perceptions of trauma

Cultural influence on perceptions of trauma

What is your perceptions of trauma? Individuals can experience trauma as a result of  an event ,series of events ,or set of experiences experienced by an individual as physically or emotionally  harmful or life-threatening and can have a lasting effect on the life of...

Surviving Rape Trauma

Surviving Rape Trauma

What causes rape trauma? Rape can be defined as engaging in a sexual activity  such as intercourse without the consent of the other person, Rape often occurs in the presence of force and violence; threat of force and to individuals who cannot emotionally ,cognitively ...

Is trauma counseling for children needed?

Is trauma counseling for children needed?

How would you know if trauma counselling for children is needed? Often times when we talk about trauma, it is associated with adults because they may in most cases have the language to articulate their trauma as opposed to children who may not have the language to...

The Fight Against Bullying

How to fight bullying Defining the phenomenon of bullying can be hard, however the broad definition of bullying is that it is an ongoing and deliberate misuse of power in relationships through repeated verbal, physical and or social behaviour that intends to cause...

The impact of covid-19 on marriages and family

The impact of covid-19 on marriages and family

Different definitions exist when it comes to defining “marriage’ and “family”. Although sociologist cannot seem to agree on one definition, for the purposes of this post marriage can be defined as a legally recognized social contract, traditionally based on a sexual...

What is Trauma and Trauma Counselling ?

What is Trauma and Trauma Counselling ?

Trauma can be defined as a deep psychological wound triggered by traumatic experiences, it can have a profound and lingering effect on the emotional well-being; everyday functioning of individuals and groups of individuals(e.g. family), community and society at large....

The Psychological Impact of The Covid-19 Pandemic

The Psychological Impact of The Covid-19 Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has presented a stressful environment for everyone  across the world. Research by the National Institute on Health  concluded that  the psychological Impact of Covid-19 has confronted us with the realities of unemployment, the loss of a family...