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by goldflakepaint
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Possibly experiencing burnout
Replies: 6
Views: 4046

Re: Possibly experiencing burnout

Hi Musical, I'm sorry to hear that you've been going through such a hard time. I have nothing to add to the excellent advice given above but just want to say that I emphasise with your position as I was in a similar situation not too long ago (also with a long commute which by itself has an impact o...
by goldflakepaint
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Academic/Research
Topic: Reporting findings for qualitative research article
Replies: 1
Views: 927

Reporting findings for qualitative research article

Just wondering if I could ask a question for those who are experienced in publishing qualitative research. I am currently working on adapting my Msc dissertation (an IPA study on experiences of being diagnosed with bipolar disorder and subsequent effects on sense of self). I am mainly working to dis...
by goldflakepaint
Tue Nov 21, 2017 1:30 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Struggling in IAPT service as untrained
Replies: 7
Views: 4243

Re: Struggling in IAPT service as untrained

Thanks for your replies LIWY and Spatch and sorry for not replying sooner- stress coupled with a bad cold! You have both made some good points, articulating better than I could the source of some of my discomfort with the job. I think I was internalising it all a lot, assuming that it was about me a...
by goldflakepaint
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: This website and forum, plus Aspire
Topic: Hello: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 730
Views: 180349

Re: Hello: Introduce yourself here!

Hi! I've been lurking around here forever, probably before I did my psychology master's/conversion course which finished in September. Hoping for a 1st (official results out later this month) and planning on submitting dissertation as a journal article at some point although new job in an IAPT servi...
by goldflakepaint
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Struggling in IAPT service as untrained
Replies: 7
Views: 4243

Struggling in IAPT service as untrained

Hi all, Just wanted some advice- I have recently started a PWP job with one of the IAPT services that employ people who haven't done the PWP course. I had previously worked in mental health for a few years and had used a few of the more basic interventions (exposure, behavioural activation) with rea...