Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and anxiety are common co-morbidities – around 70-90% of IBS sufferers who seek treatment have psychological disorders. Stress is a common trigger for IBS, so a person with anxiety would be experiencing regular high levels of stress thereby at risk of triggering their IBS more often. However, looking at it from a […]
Mindfulness, Meditation and Relaxation Strategies can Work for You! Our Brisbane Psychologists can help you learn more about mindfulness, meditation and relaxation – and how to put it into practise in your life. Freecall 1800 877 924 TODAY!
Bulimia Nervosa is a condition where perceptions of body weight and body shape can undermine a person’s self-evaluation. It is usually characterised by recurrent episodes of binge eating (eating a larger than normal sized meal) within a two hour period. These binging episodes are then followed by behaviours designed to compensate for the binge. This […]
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. […]
Our intern psychologists provide cost effective options for assessing children’s cognitive abilities. Often schools or parents may be concerned about how their child is going. Should a child be kept down? Do they need tutoring? Do they have a learning disorder? Or a mental health issue like anxiety? Waiting lists for such testing can be […]
Change may be inevitable – but ageing is not! While we all age, the rate of ageing and our sense of health and wellbeing is under our control. Nothing holds more power over the body than beliefs of the mind, and because the mind influences every cell in our body, human ageing is fluid and […]