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Men get the post-natal blues too

Post-natal depression is well-documented in new mums, but can new dads suffer from it too? Psychotherapist Phillip Hodson investigates “Children are expensive and they…

Life is more than A grades

4 October 2011, by Phillip Hodson Winston Churchill, Steve Jobs, Henry Ford, Alan McGee and Mark Zuckerberg all either dropped out or didn’t attend…

Empty nest syndrome

20 September 2011, by Phillip Hodson After decades of bringing them up, you can relax once they leave home. So, asks Phillip Hodson, why…

My kid is an alien

23 August 2011, by Phillip Hodson All children can be difficult at times, but what if you actively don’t like your own child? By…

My Hobbies

“But you can’t practise psychotherapy all day long!” said my next-door-neighbour-but one, who also happens to be a psychotherapist.  What on earth do you…