Overcome Your Battles Against Insomnia With Our Online Therapy
Are you constantly struggling to get yourself a good nights sleep? Are you constantly waking up during the night? If so, it’s very likely that you’re suffering with insomnia.
Find out more about how we can help you overcome your insomnia.
What is insomnia?
Insomnia is a sleep disorder that regularly affects millions of people worldwide. In short, individuals with insomnia find it difficult to fall asleep or stay asleep.
What can cause insomnia?
Insomnia can be caused by physical and psychological factors. There is sometimes an underlying medical condition that causes chronic insomnia. The most common causes can be due to medical conditions, hormone or even psychological issues.
How long does insomnia last?
Acute insomnia may not need treatment. If it’s hard for you to do everyday activities because you’re tired, your doctor may prescribe sleeping pills for a short time. Medicines that work quickly but briefly can help you avoid problems like drowsiness the next day. For chronic insomnia, you’ll need treatment for the conditions or health problems that are keeping you awake. Your therapist might also suggest behavioural therapy. This can help you change the things you do that make insomnia worse and learn what you can do to promote sleep.
Can insomnia be life threatening?
- A higher risk of health problems like high blood pressure, obesity, and depression
- A higher risk of falling, if you’re an older woman
- Trouble focusing
- Slow reaction time that can lead to accidents in the workplace or on the roads
Is insomnia common?
Insomnia is the UK is fairly common with over 20,000 known cases each year.
How long should I use your services?
This really depends on the severity of your mental health. However, we recommend our clients meet with their therapist for a minimum of six sessions in order to uncover some of the valuable lessons and teachings that you can begin to use in your day to day life that will help you to deal with your mental health for the rest of your life.
Can I choose my own therapist?
Does online therapy really work?
Absolutely! There are a wide selection of studies that prove online therapy is just as effective, if not more effective, than traditional face-to-face therapy. Our therapy provides you with the information, tools and guidance that you need to overcome your problems, with the help of your therapist.
How do I speak to my therapist?
You will communicate with your therapist via a secure, encrypted, online video call. The software we use is called Zoom which is really simple and easy to use. If at any point you would like to speak to somebody, you can contact us through our website and we’ll be on hand ASAP.
Is my information secured & confidential?
Yes! All of the information you provide is saved anonymously on our secure system that has been approved by the National Care Guidelines. Only you and your therapist will know what has been discussed. If you would like any information to be deleted or kept “off-record” simply let your therapist know and they’ll ensure everything is deleted straight away.