Archive for posts tagged with 'psychology'

How to talk to your child about the Paris attacks

Parenting

How to talk to your child about the Paris attacks

It’s normal for us to want to keep our children away from news about horrific events like the Paris attacks, but…

The psychology behind the selfie

Health & Fitness

The psychology behind the selfie

You might not be as ‘Selfish’ as Kim Kardashian but chances are, like many Australians, you’ve taken…

Is it all in your head?

Health & Fitness

Is it all in your head?

Cosmetic procedures are on the rise, but will improving the outside make you feel better on the inside? It seems…

Grief

Health & Fitness

Grief and loss: How to be helpful

Grief and loss are inevitable parts of a full and meaningful life, but what do you say to someone going through this?…

Work smarter, not harder

Health & Fitness

Work smarter, not harder

Psychologist Mark Wetton of Psychology Consultants Brisbane explains why working harder isn’t necessarily the…

How I coped with anxiety

Health & Fitness

How I coped with anxiety

With Men’s Health Week pending (9 to 15 June), Nick Heynen and clinical psychologist, Kathryn Smith discuss Nick’s…

Are women trying too hard to be men?

Brisbane Extra

Are women trying too hard to be men?

Australian author Jennifer Granger has been observing contemporary relationships for 10 years and has a theory about…

Hugh Mackay

Brisbane Extra

The story behind infidelity

Australian psychologist and author Hugh Mackay chats to us about his new novel ‘Infidelity’, visiting…

Why weight loss is all in the mind

Health & Fitness

Why weight loss is all in the mind

A new weight management book presses the importance of a psychological approach to weight loss Going beyond meal plans…

2014 Brisbane Weight Escape Workshop

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2014 Brisbane Weight Escape Workshop

The Weight Escape is a new weight management book that throws out the rule book and invites readers to take control of…

Chatterbox chronicles – the power of small talk

Health & Fitness

Chatterbox chronicles – the power of small talk

Benjamin Peterson isn’t one for small talk. While waiting in line at the bank recently, the 21-year-old…

The Day of the Quest – A quest for life’s meaning

Health & Fitness

The Day of the Quest – A quest for life’s meaning

The meaning and purpose of life is a quest, don’t add the ‘ion’. Dr George Blair-West is a Brisbane psychologist that ha…

Intensive yoga and meditation training

Health & Fitness

Intensive yoga and meditation training

A new intensive yoga and meditation training course is integrating the best of western bio-medicine and eastern…