Access to Mental Health Care depends on …?

We are getting better at providing support to those affected by Mental Health Conditions but as a Community we are not there yet, and it takes a Village to provide the remedy. Where you live is a big factor in determining whether you get help and what kind of help you can access. Annika Blau,…

Need something binge worthy?

Look no further than #TheGLOPPodcast Come and eavesdrop on the Gorgeous Ladies of Psychology as they wrestle with the demands of the the personal, the professional and the existential. Follow their story, as they and the clients they work with tackle the weighty mighty issues of our time and sit in that uncomfortably comfortable place…

How do TeleHealth Consultations ‘really’ go?

We all need a little humour in our lives to help “get through” tough times. Adapting to working and living and generally ‘getting the job done’ online through interactive platforms like Zoom is presenting us with lots of challenges and a few opportunities to laugh a little. Here is YouTube Comedienne Lilly Singh’s perspective on…

News ~ TeleHealth Sessions are Available

We are able to offer TeleHealth Sessions for Psychological Support Services. Medicare Rebates are available with GP Referral for TeleHealth Sessions.  TeleHealth Sessions make Better Access to Mental Health Support Services accessible to more Australians. Sessions will be delivered by Video Conferencing Platform ZOOM or over the mobile phone or landline network. We will be…

The Open Forum 2020 Video is ready to see …

The Video of the Community Discussion held on Saturday 29th FEB 2020 … is ready to watch. This Project has been many months in the making from conception through the struggles of execution to the final phases of completion. This Video of the Project is a beginning that we hope to consolidate and develop in…

The Open Forum: “Women & Violence” ~ 28-29 February 2020

Invitation to Build Community & Rebuild Culture … You are invited to participate in a ‘Community Building Experiment’ that has the potential to change not only the present but the future. We will be exploring cutting edge psychological methods to see if it is possible to rebuild the nature of the culture we all live…

Toolbox ~ Support for The Open Forum

Self Care Support during and after attendance at The Open Forum Mindfulness is an excellent, immediate and accessible way to reorient jaggered attention using breathing and to refocus attention on the body and the present moment. Here is a short 5 min Guided Mindfulness Meditation you can use via your mobile phone during or after…