Latest News ... Congratulations to our Director and Founder, Vivian Jarrett, on being a Finalist in the 2017 Telstra Business Women's Awards Qld - Entrepreneur category. Vivian has long been passionate about making mental health more accessible. The model she has developed here at Vision Psychology, and also our … More...
When stressed our hearts beat faster; our bodies produce adrenaline; we breathe more rapidly and we become more alert. It is important to recognise and anticipate the potential of stress occurring; identify the source; and build your capacity to withstand this stress; while at the same time trying to reduce or eliminate the source of […]
Perfectionism is a highly valued trait among many people. People perceive ‘perfectionists’ as hard working individuals that strive for excellence. However, striving for extremely high standards can get in the way of our happiness and actually impair our ability to reach our goals. High levels of perfectionism can impact on our well-being, and on occasion lead […]
Our committed Director needs your help! She has seen 1,100 people for free check ups and wants to expand the service to help more people! If you or someone you know would like to help us save lives, please share this with you today with your networks! https://www.gofundme.com/wmcsx-better-days-ahead
For most people, the first few panic attacks were stressful because you didn’t know what was happening. Now, you can identify the racing heartbeat, sweating palms, trembling and feeling of being out of breath. The new question becomes “how do I cope with the fear of having another panic attack?” Often, this fear can contribute to increased […]
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 […]
Recreational drug taking is on the rise with increasing availability of illegal stimulants. Ecstasy contains the drug MDMA (methylenedioxymethamphetamine), yet the actual quantity of this stimulant varies as most pills have higher concentrations of ‘fillers’, cleaning products and other harmful chemicals, such as bleach are used to stretch the product. Beside the health detriments of […]