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What Happens in Your First Counselling Session?

By |2019-11-20T11:09:27+08:00November 12th, 2019|Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Brainstorming, CBT, Childbirth, Children, Couples, Depression, Eating Disorders, EMDR, Exposure Therapy, Grief and Loss, Groups, Hypnosis, Interpersonal Therapy, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Parents, Performance Enhancement, Positive Psychology, Procrastination, Resilience, Self-esteem, Smoking Cessation, Stress, Suicide, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women, Workplace, Workshops, Young Adults|

What happens in your first counselling session? Life brings challenges and no one misses out on having to deal with these at some stage or another. Most times we gather up our usual strategies and get through; other times we hit a wall and just can’t seem to see through to the best options. These [...]

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Is Your Weight Your Whole World?

By |2019-11-07T12:49:45+08:00November 7th, 2019|Anxiety, CBT, Eating Disorders, Exposure Therapy, Mindfulness, Self-esteem, Uncategorized|

Have you wondered if you (or someone you care about) are at risk of developing an eating disorder? Many people with eating disorders look healthy, yet their relationship to food and body image can be unhealthy. Seven facts about eating disorders: Are serious biologically influenced illnesses that affect people of all genders, ages, body shapes [...]

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Too Busy for Mindfulness?

By |2019-08-13T07:57:40+08:00August 28th, 2019|Anxiety, Children, Couples, Eating Disorders, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Mindfulness, Panic Attacks, Parents, Positive Psychology, Women, Workplace, Young Adults|

Too Busy for Mindfulness? That’s me. Or so I thought for quite a long time… And I rarely sit still for any length of time. It turns out that practicing mindfulness does not have to be time consuming…or rigid or boring. It can be as simple as actively paying attention as you go about your [...]

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What is Emotional Eating?

By |2019-07-24T11:51:35+08:00July 31st, 2019|Eating Disorders, Men, Mindfulness, Mindfulness, Weight Loss, Women, Young Adults|

We don’t always eat to just satiate our hunger. Sometimes we use food to meet emotional needs, or to relieve stress and boredom, or to cope with unpleasant emotions like sadness, anger, loneliness, frustration – the list can be long. Emotional eating provides a release from discomfort and gives a brief sense of relief or [...]

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Why Do Carbs Always Cop It?

By |2019-07-03T09:03:36+08:00June 26th, 2019|Eating Disorders, Men, Weight Loss, Women, Young Adults|

Ok, so I might be a little late on the train, but I’ve still made it. Recently (say the last 12 months or so) I have seen a rise in carbs copping some bad wrap when it comes to dieting. I thought this phase was over with the fall of the Atkins dieting craze back [...]

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NDIS is coming to Revive!

By |2019-04-10T13:57:26+08:00April 12th, 2019|Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Brainstorming, By condition, CBT, Childbirth, Children, Couples, Depression, Eating Disorders, EMDR, Exposure Therapy, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Interpersonal Therapy, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Parents, Performance Enhancement, Positive Psychology, Resilience, Self-esteem, Stress, Suicide, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women, Workplace, Young Adults|

It has been a long process to prepare the application for NDIS, and we are in the final weeks of having the application ready for submission! We are already seeing clients who are self managed for NDIS where their individual plan has including counselling or dietetics, but with becoming a registered provider we are anticipating [...]

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Mindless Eating

By |2019-03-11T11:42:17+08:00March 7th, 2019|Affirmations, Eating Disorders, Men, Mindfulness, Parents, Self-esteem, Stress, Women, Young Adults|

What is it? As humans there are a huge number of factors that can determine what, when, and why we eat. Mindless eating, also known as “non-hungry eating”, refers to when we are eating for any reason other than actual physical hunger. Approximately 40-80% of the eating we do is mindless eating and we do [...]

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Channel Nine’s Tracy Vo interviews Psychologist Lisa Irving about hypnosis

By |2018-05-25T18:11:55+08:00May 18th, 2018|Anxiety, Childbirth, Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Men, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Performance Enhancement, Procrastination, Self-esteem, Smoking Cessation, Stress, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women, Workplace, Young Adults|

Channel Nine's Tracy Vo interviewed Revive Health and Happiness Clinical Psychologist Lisa Irving about some of the uses and misconceptions about hypnosis in the TV studios in Perth. Watch the whole interview below

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Radio 6PR’s Chris Ilsley dives deeper into hypnosis with Lisa Irving

By |2018-05-03T07:54:07+08:00May 3rd, 2018|6PR, Anxiety, CBT, Childbirth, Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Men, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Parents, Performance Enhancement, Procrastination, Self-esteem, Smoking Cessation, Stress, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women|

Revive Psychologist and Hypnotherapist Lisa Irving dropped in to the 6PR 882 News Talk radio studio last night to take a deeper look at the ins and outs of hypnosis in a clinical setting with Perth Tonight host Chris Ilsley. In this wide ranging interview, the pair talk about some of the specific issues that [...]

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Mark Sutton chats with Lisa Irving on ABC Evenings across Australia about hypnosis

By |2018-04-30T14:04:53+08:00April 30th, 2018|ABC, Anxiety, Childbirth, Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Men, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Parents, Performance Enhancement, Procrastination, Radio, Self-esteem, Smoking Cessation, Stress, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women|

Revive Health and Happiness Clinical Psychologist and Hypnotherapist Lisa Irving was interviewed by Mark Sutton who was in the chair for Christine Anu on ABC Evenings across Australia nationwide on Saturday night. Mark asked Lisa many great questions about the differences between clinical and performance hypnosis as well as how and why someone would access [...]

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