Making it Easy to Find Therapists and Nearby Mental Health Services

Making it Easy to Find Therapists and Nearby Mental Health Services: TherapyRoute.com improves access to mental health services and invites providers to list their services. Photo: Shutterstcock Cape Town, March, 14, 2019: There are many barriers to mental health services throughout the world. Stigma (awkwardness at approaching doctors), limited public awareness, lack of resources, prohibitive costs, and challenges around finding the right service, and even phone number, are real. The internet has helped many by offering a private way to reach … [Read more...]

Deaths of UK mayor, metro cop: KZN health dept denies ‘prioritising’ autopsies

Durban in the News: Deaths of UK mayor, metro cop: KZN health dept denies 'prioritising' autopsies: The Department of Health in KwaZulu-Natal has denied allegations that it prioritised certain autopsies over others at its Park Rynie mortuary in Scottburgh, on the south coast of the province. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Joy as KwaZulu-Natal department of health gives 300 nurses jobs

Durban in the News: Joy as KwaZulu-Natal department of health gives 300 nurses jobs: The KwaZulu-Natal department of health has given 300 nurses permanent jobs, thanks to President Cyril Ramaphosa's stimulus package. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Mental Health First: Preparing for the Holidays

Mental Health First: Preparing for the Holidays: While many experiences the year ending as a time filled with exciting thoughts of the upcoming holidays’ others have an entirely different experience. For some, it’s filled with the dread of being exposed to the hole left by the absence of work while others are confronted with memories of lost loved one and better years. There are many things which can taint our experience of the holidays. Fortunately, all of them can be worked through or managed, and therapy helps. If you have the sense … [Read more...]