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April 30, 2018

I think that being raised in a family with autism present within the household and being afraid of myself and the world, because I saw the pain that others chose to ignore, caused me to act out, not for attention as such but so that I didn't have to feel or see the...

April 20, 2018

As weeks passed by, I learned more about my self, grew a lot, and became much stronger in my ability to handle the stress. Throughout that time the quote would frequently re-emerge. “You know what Winston Churchill used to say…”.

I often fantasise about my ideal clinic room. As a clinical child psychologist, I’m passionate about using play and hands-on activities when working therapeutically with children and their families. My ideal clinic room is one that has a wet play area, complete with a...

April 18, 2018

‘Becoming Myself’ shares Irvin Yalom’s history from simple beginnings in Washington DC with his Russian Jewish immigrant parents above the grocery store that they owned and ran. In the first 10 pages of the book I felt that I was reading about my life too.

April 18, 2018

All eating disorders can disguise themselves as a friend for many, many years. In recovery it is important to replace that friend with a good strong therapeutic relationship from a health professional and long-term support from mutual help groups.

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