Anxiety and Depression are common and serious mental health conditions that have the potential to result in significant distress and impairment. The Australian Bureau of Statistics estimates that approximately 45% of the Australian population will suffer from a mental health condition during their lifetime. Considering how common mental health issues […]
On the 1st of November, 2019, the government released a new Medicare initiative to support the treatment of person’s with an Eating Disorder. Person’s with a diagnosed eating disorder can now access up to 40 sessions with a psychologist and up to 20 sessions with a dietitian for the treatment […]
In this blog, we have prepared a list of warning signs for an Eating Disorder and provided the DSM-V criteria for the three most common Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder. If you can relate to several of the warning signs, it could be that you […]
Why Am I Depressed? Find Your Answer Here. Ever noticed life has lost its shine, becoming some mediocre hue of blue, and not know why? When depression creeps in, passion and joy slip away and life becomes a daily grind of going through the motions. “But why” you may ask […]
Looking for a Gold Coast psychologist who can deliver life-changing results? Look no further than CBT Professionals - your local team of caring Psychologists on the Gold Coast. We stand against the practice of generic treatments and know that every case is unique and needs our best care and attention, and so when you visit one of our Gold Coast Psychologists, we will craft you an individualised treatment plan specific to your situation and your individual needs and goals.
About 1 in 4 people will experience a panic attack at some stage in their life. But what is a panic attack exactly? Panic attacks are characterised by abrupt surges of intense fear and anxiety. These attacks peak within a short time and cause distressing physical symptoms. Often because the […]