Author Archives: mila.petkova

Clinical Intervision and Supervision

Jun 4, 2020 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Since the fall of 2019, I have organize virtual intervision groups for location-independent psychotherapists. Inspired by their success and the wonderful collaboration among colleagues, I’ve decided to organize more groups for mutual support and knowledge exchange, open to anyone actively working in the field of mental health. Every month, there are two meetings for caseworkRead more …

Mental Health Corporate Program

Apr 7, 2020 | Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Mental Health Corporate Program

What is an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and why your company needs one? An EAP can help businesses, managers, their employees, and their families with a variety of issues in and out of the workplace, including mental health services and employee assistance with personal, family, and work issues. In the year 2020 social isolation willRead more …

COVID-19 and Mental Health Resources

Mar 30, 2020 | Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on COVID-19 and Mental Health Resources

  The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned us of many potential mental health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. The most affected are the medical staff, the infected and their relatives, as well as people with mental illness who have difficulty undergoing remote therapy. A large wave of issues of neurotic nature is also expected,Read more …

Who can benefit from online counseling?

Jul 11, 2018 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Anyone working in a stressful environment; Anyone who would like to improve crucial details of his/her life, such as communication with family members, abilities to get over loss and separation, strategies to cope with work issues and relationship problems, etc. ; Anyone who suffers from general anxiety, social anxiety, body image issues, etc.; People whoRead more …

Sadness, depression and thoughts of suicide and self-harm

Jul 11, 2018 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

It is difficult to accurately determine when ordinary sadness progresses into a depressive state, nevertheless with time passing, they are quite clearly identifiable. Sadness has a certain cause, it lasts for a while (usually a few months) and at some point begins to slowly fade away. This is where the old cliché that time healsRead more …

Alcoholism, drug addiction, and problematic consumption

Jul 11, 2018 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

It is imminent to understand that severe cases of dependence on alcohol or a narcotic substance should be treated in a hospital. Its serious physiological and physiological dimensions make it almost impossible for the individual to cope with them without medical intervention. However, my experience shows that long before a person becomes physically dependent onRead more …