Willem van den Berg, B.SocSci (Psychology & Criminology), B.SocSci (Hons) (Psych), M.Sc Clinical Psychology. Willem van den Berg is a Psychologist from South Africa, with more than 12 years of experience in providing psychotherapy to a diverse … More...
Narcissism is actually a trait that every individual has. One needs a healthy dose of it, to be able to feel confident in their ability to function in life. However, Narcissistic Personality Disorder is much more than just being confident. People who have Narcissistic Personality Disorder have a great desire to be admired. This might result […]
Domestic Violence is a pattern of abusive behaviour through which a person seeks to control and dominate another person. Individuals who engage in abusive behaviours use fear, guilt, shame, and intimidation to claim power and control over their partner. Psychologist Amanda Hansen outlines the signs of an abusive relationship and how to seek support.
The loss of libido in men, can lead to feelings of shame, create unhappiness in other areas of their lives and put huge amounts of stress on their relationship. But loss of libido is NOT something you have to live with. There is much you can do to regain your sex drive and your happy outlook […]
Dealing with infidelity in a relationship can be incredibly stressful, emotionally draining and destructive for a couple. The unfaithful partner is often dealing with feelings of guilt, shame and disappointment. The partner whose trust has been betrayed may feel overwhelmed with intense emotions that impact on their day-to-day activities. Healing from infidelity is hard and painful work. […]
For people suffering chronic pain, day to day activities are a struggle, sleep is disturbed, work and social life is impaired, and relationships are negatively affected. Pain is very real – it is not all in your mind – so please don’t think that seeing a psychologist implies that. Psychologist Nicole Wimmer explains how seeing […]
The most widely used legal drug in Australia is alcohol. Associated with alcohol consumption are severe health risks such as heart disease, high blood pressure, liver and brain damage and an increased risk of cancer. If you want to quit alcohol, improving your diet could help. Our mental health dietitian and nutritionist Ashleigh Hamilton is happy […]