Autism awareness is increasing, there are many modern movies and TV series focusing on people with Autism traits. Support and funding agencies have also become more aware of the impact Autism can have on an individual’s functioning and their support needs. As a parent or carer it can be difficult to understand how Autism affects a child’s ability and development. There can be an overwhelming amount of information to process, so below is a brief overview of Autism traits and links for further...
NDIS Psychology Providers Can Help You Manage Emotions
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24/01/2022 13:00 PM
Distress intolerance is the perceived inability to experience unpleasant, aversive, or uncomfortable emotions. It can be accompanied by a desperate need to escape uncomfortable feelings. We all experience emotions; they are an important part of being human and are essential to our survival. The human experience is designed to feel an array of emotions, some of which may be comfortable and others uncomfortable. We may not like it, but experiencing uncomfortable emotions is a natural part of...
Couple Therapy Sessions Can Save Relationships
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24/01/2022 10:00 AM
Every relationship requires hard work and has its unique challenges. After all, two individuals are coming together from perhaps completely different walks of life, so it’s probably not going to be as easy as a walk in the park. Relationships not only require physical closeness and intimacy; they also demand emotional and psychological support. Therefore, keeping the spark alive and well-lit in a romantic relationship requires skills and tactics that work together to strike a delicate balance....
How effective is marathon couples counselling?
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21/01/2022 14:00 PM
At Breakfree Psychology Services we are experts in couples counseling, using the GottmanMethod. This is a well-researched approach developed through years of practice and research conducted by the Gottman Institute, into what makes a relationship work and what are the masters of relationships doing differently to the disasters of relationships. The benefit of this approach is that you’re not hearing your therapists opinion on what she thinks is important in a relationship, or what works for...
WISC-V Testing Townsville
Posted By Elizabeth Pincott,
11/01/2022 18:00 PM
Breakfree Psychology Services provides psychological testing, specifically to test intellectual performance, which is a measure of how an individual uses their intelligence within their environment. Intellectual capacity cannot be absolutely identified or seen, only measured in terms of action or what is demonstrated. The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - Fifth Edition (WISC-V), is the latest version of the most trusted cognitive ability measure available. It&nb...