“Does childhood trauma influence sexual risk taking in adulthood?”—appeal for online research participants in university research

Every so often someone emails me having seen my blog on the Healthline list for the top 16 Sexual Health Blogs. Recently Naomi Mwamba, a Master’s student at Northumbria University contacted me. Naomi is looking for participants in a survey that she needs filled in to help with her research project. The research she is conducting is looking at whether the link between childhood trauma and adult sexual risk taking and non-suicidal self harm is moderated by the coping processes a person uses. Another way of saying this is, ‘does the way a person copes with a history of trauma … Continue reading “Does childhood trauma influence sexual risk taking in adulthood?”—appeal for online research participants in university research

Over thirty years of experience and it’s a schoolboy error that delays my day!

With a hospital appointment clashing with the funeral of a friend, today was not the day for further delays to happen during a routine appointment at the Royal Victoria Hospital. Sadly, a simple schoolboy error ended up winding me up. At least I don’t have to return for six months… Continue reading Over thirty years of experience and it’s a schoolboy error that delays my day!