Mental & Health
Trauma and the impact on your body
By Dr Marcel de Roos, Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands The book “The body keeps the score” by Prof. dr.…Read More »
Physiotherapy for Geriatrics
Charmi Kodithuwakkuarachchi an experienced Physiotherapist with 10+ years in the fields of Orthopaedic, Rheumatology and rehabilitation, Medical and Surgical…Read More »
Sexual abuse in Sri Lanka.
By Dr Marcel de Roos (Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands) In my psychology practice I hear time and again stories…Read More »
Doing things the Sri Lankan way.
By Dr Marcel de Roos, Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands In the fourteen years that I live in Sri Lanka I…Read More »
Emotions in the Boardroom
By Dr. Marcel de Roos (Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands)www.marcelderoos.com In my psychology practice I have coached many business people from…Read More »
Anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorders: a cry for (self)love?
By Dr. Marcel de Roos (Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands),www.marcelderoos.com Eating disorders are serious diseases. The physical and social consequences are…Read More »
Depression, the serotonin myth debunked
Recently (July 2022) an article in Nature (which cited a comprehensive study in the journal of Molecular Psychiatry in…Read More »
The trouble with the DSM-5
The psychiatrists’ bible, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM, fifth edition), is an arbitrary classification system with…Read More »
Breast cancer and emotional support
The diagnosis breast cancer and the following treatment have major consequences for the patient and her family. The feelings you…Read More »
“I hardly felt the physical pain; the mental terror was the worst”. This is what I usually hear in my…Read More »