Linda Thomson, B Soc Sci, M Couns, M Social Work, Member of AASW. Sometimes our career paths can resemble more of a zigzag than a straight line; this was definitely true of my career progression. In 1998, I completed a Bachelor of Human Services … More...
Psychologists and Counsellors usually study human behaviour, research, statistics and groups for 3-10 years before moving into private practice. Most therapists listed on our website have studied counselling and psychology for a similar amount of time as a lawyer or doctor. We often answer questions about what qualifications matter for counselling. To make selection […]
Your child has been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes – so now what? It’s a huge transition for your child, but it can often take a toll on you and the rest of your family. Helping your child adapt to a chronic illness such as diabetes can often be stressful, as they may not understand how […]
Modern counselling approaches such as CBT, Mindfulness, or IPT, are well known to be equally effective as medication for the treatment of depression and anxiety. Most forms of depression or anxiety respond well to counselling, especially for individuals that can recall significant periods when there were no symptoms. Read More…
We have two female hypnotherapy experts – Linda Thomson at Vision Psychology Mount Gravatt and Dr Jan Philamon at Loganholme. Both are available during December and January. Hypnotherapy is useful for managing anxiety and stress, addictions and relationships. Please call us on 1800 877 924 if you are interested in booking an appointment. #hypnotherapybrisbane #hypnosispsychology […]
Psychologists recognise the social stigma and chronic difficulties faced by those of alternative sexualities and can offer counselling tailored to this unique experience. Stigma is one of the fundamental causes of population health inequalities and has consistently demonstrated detrimental effects on mental and physical health and consequently a negative effect on one’s personal and romantic […]
Whether with your significant partner, friends or work colleagues, relationship difficulties are one of the most common causes of individual stress. Stress within your close relationships impacts not only the relationship itself, but can also increase the likelihood that either you or your partner may face depression, anxiety or physical illness in the not too […]