Psychology Week ~ 10-16 November 2019

“Social Justice & Psychology …” What can we learn from young people? In 2019, Psychology Week will promote what psychology as a science tells us about young people’s feelings, attitudes and beliefs about social justice, with a particular focus on the climate crisis. The Australian Psychological Society [APS] will release a position paper during Psychology…

TeleHealth Sessions available from 1 July 2019

We are pleased to announce we will be able to offer TeleHealth Sessions for Psychological Support Services to Australians living in Rural Australia from 1 July 2019. Medicare Rebated Sessions are available for individuals … who have a referral or Mental Health Care Plan from their GP who are located a rural and remote areas…

News ~ Ever wondered “Why does she stay with him?”

Time to look behind the curtain of secret violence … “Why do we so often ask “Why did she stay with him?” when we hear about domestic violence? Why don’t we ask “why does he keep doing it?” This is one of the prevailing wisdoms challenged in Jess Hills new book “See What You Made…

News ~ What is “Mindfulness”? and Why does it work?

Mindfulness has become a buzzword synonymous with self-care and meditation, promising wide-ranging benefits from reducing stress to increasing happiness. It’s now a multi-million-dollar business, with thousands of apps touting the benefits of mindfulness in one way or another. And among all this buzz, I’ve seen a few articles that push back on mindfulness. Don’t forget…

News ~ Online Psych Care to help Rural Australians

From November 1, 2017 ~ Better Outcomes for Mental Health Initiative will remove barriers to accessing services for country areas. PEOPLE living in rural and regional areas will now be able to claim a Medicare rebate for online video conferencing with Psychologists. Click on the link for more … Don’t forget to click LIKE when…