Online therapy is psychotherapy by a psychologist or any kind or counselling by a professional, which is done over the internet.
It is done mostly through video-calling software like Skype and text-chat technology.
One such website is Health24which has its own forum of experts who counsel clients for free in their various fields of expertise.To contact Health24.com’s experts, visit and choose the relevant expert.In case of an emergency where you need immediate assistance and support, it is recommended that you contact one of these helplines: • Stop Gender Violence helpline:0800 150 150 • Crimestop: 08600 10111 • Child and adult social and trauma support services: 08000 55 555 or alternatively • Alcohol and Substance Abuse Support: City of Cape Town Alcohol and Drug Helpline – 0800 435 748 • Police Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit (FCS): 10111 or alternatively e-mail [email protected] • People Opposed to Women Abuse (Powa) helpline: 0 or Read more: No single therapy best for depression Gene therapy to treat depression(Picture: Therapy from Shutterstock) Simamkele Matuntuta SEE: The science of smartphone addiction This is why you have to pee so often in the morning Meet the man with two penises (NSFW photo) 14 foods that cause gout Bestiality is much, much more common than you think SEE: The science of smartphone addiction This is why you have to pee so often in the morning Can gene therapy be used to cure Aids? The January 2016 paper, “Do Online Social Media Cut Through the Constraints That Limit the Size of Offline Social Networks? Unfortunately, for all of us who use Facebook excessively (myself included), the researchers found that solely nurturing online friendships can backfire and cause the strong social bonds with true friends to become diluted.When Dunbar asked participants how many online ‘friends’ someone would lean on for support in a crisis, and how many ‘friends’ they would turn to for sympathy—the numbers were very low.