OCD treatment for children

OCD treatment for children

Helping children understand what OCD actually is, is a very important part of treatment itself. OCD can lead to a lot of distress and confusion for the young person and their family.  A child can easily blame themselves and begin to think there is something seriously...
PTSD Coach

PTSD Coach

PTSD Coach Australia is a mobile device app designed for use by Australian veterans and serving Defence force personnel.  It is specifically for those with a diagnosis of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to use in conjunction with individual psychological...
Understanding trauma

Understanding trauma

In one of our earlier blogs this month, Clinical Psychologist Dr Kellie Cassidy discussed how common traumatic events are and how they may continue to affect us long after the traumatic event is over.  For example, people may try to avoid anything that reminds them of...
How to repair a rupture in your relationship.

How to repair a rupture in your relationship.

Due to stressors in life, it is not possible for us to be 100% emotionally connected and responsive to the important people in our lives 100% of the time.  It is natural that we will sometimes snap at our partner or shout at our kids.  We might be preoccupied by...