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Curtin Radio’s Jenny Seaton discusses hynopsis with Revive Psychologist Lisa Irving

By |2018-04-30T14:04:30+00:00April 19th, 2018|Anxiety, Childbirth, Couples, Curtin Radio, Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Men, Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Parents, Performance Enhancement, Procrastination, Radio, Self-esteem, Smoking Cessation, Stress, Suicide, Trauma, Weight Loss, Women, Young Adults|

Is hypnosis like what you see on TV? Do patients act like a chicken when they have been hypnotised by a psychologist? Revive Psychologist and Hypnotherapist Lisa Irving answered these questions and more during a discussion with broadcaster Jenny Seaton on Perth's Curtin Radio earlier today. Click the play button below (or the link at [...]

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Ask a friend now: RU OK?

By |2017-09-14T15:18:26+00:00September 14th, 2017|Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, CBT, Couples, Depression, Journaling, Meditation, Memes, Men, Mindfulness, Parents, Positive Psychology, Resilience, Self-esteem, Stress, Suicide, Women, Workplace, Young Adults|

We all need to know that someone cares. Ask a friend now: RUOK? Revive is very proud to support RUOK day 2017. Head over to https://www.ruok.org.au/ for heaps of information and downloads to help you get started.

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The psychology of self harming teens

By |2017-09-02T12:41:57+00:00September 2nd, 2017|Anxiety, CBT, Children, Depression, Grief and Loss, Hypnosis, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Parents, Positive Psychology, Resilience, Resources for referrers, Self-esteem, Stress, Suicide, Trauma, Women, Young Adults|

Self harming Teens – what’s it all about? Teenagers who self harm typically describe either a surge of emotions which can be overwhelming or an absence of feeling, described as feeling “numb”.  Sometimes the behaviour can be viewed by others as a way of seeking attention, though for lots of people who self harm it [...]

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What are Eating Disorders?

By |2017-08-01T08:05:11+00:00July 31st, 2017|Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Anxiety, CBT, Depression, Eating Disorders, Interpersonal Therapy, Mindfulness, Self-esteem, Stress, Suicide, Weight Loss, Women, Young Adults|

What are Eating Disorders? Eating disorders can come in many different forms, but they all tend to include unusual eating behaviours and in some, an intense focus on diet, exercise and body weight that preoccupies an individual’s life. Teens and women in their early twenties are particularly vulnerable to developing an eating disorder. About one [...]

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What is teenage depression and how can psychology help?

By |2017-06-07T16:00:56+00:00May 12th, 2017|Anxiety, Depression, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Parents, Positive Psychology, Resources for referrers, Suicide, Women, Young Adults|

What is teenage depression and how can psychology help? There is a lot of public discussion about teenage depression and suicide these days.  As a psychologist, I tend to think it is good that people are at least talking about it. A few weeks ago, my teenage daughter had a few friends over and I [...]

Learning to ride waves of emotion…

By |2017-06-07T16:01:54+00:00May 2nd, 2017|Anxiety, Depression, EMDR, Grief and Loss, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Positive Psychology, Resilience, Suicide, Trauma, Women, Young Adults|

Our creative team just posted this quick reminder that it takes both expert help and a bit of practice to stand up and enjoy surfing real waves and the waves of emotion that many of us feel when things get intense. If you'd like to know more, get in touch with the friendly team of [...]

Helping Men Step Forward

By |2017-06-07T16:02:14+00:00April 9th, 2017|Anxiety, Depression, Journaling, Meditation, Men, Mindfulness, Positive Psychology, Procrastination, Self-esteem, Stress, Suicide, Workplace, Young Adults|

One of the things that I really love about being a psychologist is seeing the difference that it makes to men and women's lives (and ultimately, their happiness). While it is true that talking about things does not necessarily change the past, sharing your thoughts can change how we see things and help us come [...]

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Increasing awareness about suicide

By |2017-04-20T13:53:55+00:00October 18th, 2016|Anxiety, Depression, Men, Suicide, Trauma, Women, Young Adults|

It is commonly known that men are more likely to suicide than women, with middle aged men being the highest age group, though the prevalence rate for mental health problems for men and women is about the same. Also, women are significantly more likely than men to seek psychological counselling. From speaking to clients in [...]