Psychology is the scientific study of how people behave, think and feel. Psychologists study everything about the human experience from the basic workings of the human brain to consciousness, memory, reasoning and language to personality and mental health.
Developmental Paediatrics is a specialised area of paediatric medical practice. Developmental Paediatricians are specialists in all aspects of normal and disordered development of infants, children, adolescents and young adults up to age 18 years.
Occupational Therapy promotes health and wellbeing by helping people to engage in daily activities and their profession. Occupational Therapists can assist individuals suffering from mental, physical, developmental, social or emotional disabilities.
Physiotherapy is designed to assess, diagnose, treat, and work to prevent disease and disability through physical means. Physiotherapists are experts in movement and function who assist their patients to overcome movement disorders.
In recent weeks, the case of Rosie Anne Fulton, a young Northern Territory Indigenous woman with foetal alcohol spectrum disorder, has again attracted media attention. Rosie was imprisoned for 21 months in Eastern Goldfields Regional Prison in Western Australia after...read more
Run by Santo Russo | Ed&Dev Psychologist, BEd, MPsych (Ed), MACE, FAPS Back by popular demand, our 10-week Mindfulness Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (MCBT) program is being held at Better Life Centre in September. This group not only provides a tool kit for...read more
Australia finally has a tool for diagnosing foetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) — a condition caused by mothers consuming alcohol while pregnant. More than 500,000 Australians are on the spectrum and specialists say it is a significant health burden which is not...read more