Blog – Mental Health Articles & Insights from our Psychologists

We love to share our knowledge and experience of psychology to benefit all. Join us as we blog about everyday experiences, to less common ones. Inspiring wellness with tips, insights, humour, and of course, plenty of warmth.

Shoalhaven Psychology Services Blog is for you if:

  • You are seeking shared experiences
  • You want transforming handy tips
  • You enjoy psychology insights about everyday life from innovative professionals
  • You’re serious about wellness and need a bit of psychological goodness from molecules, minds and everything in between.
Prostate Cancer Prevalence, Treatment and Effects

Prostate Cancer Prevalence, Treatment and Effects

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer affecting Australian males and is estimated to be the second most common cancer in Australia in 2020. So many of you reading this may know someone who has had prostate cancer

From Little Things Big Things Grow

From Little Things Big Things Grow

There are times when I say to a client “…look how far you’ve come. Remember when we first met…?” Just this sentence can be a topic of discussion. It is such a privilege seeing a person (or a couple) reflect on their own growth

What Psychological Assessment might my child or I need?

What Psychological Assessment might my child or I need?

At Shoalhaven Psychology Services we conduct a range of assessments that assist in providing you with diagnosis, recommendations and information about a number of issues such as Specific Learning Disorders, Intellectual Disability, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder. We can also assess for Giftedness in school-aged children.

Gratitude Journaling | Shoalhaven Psychology Services

Gratitude Journaling | Shoalhaven Psychology Services

Gratitude has gained popularly recently as research has found that gratitude may improve wellbeing outcomes. Gratitude encompasses thinking, acknowledging and/or being thankful for things of value in ourselves, others and the world. Gratitude has been described as both a state and a trait. 

The Makings of a Positive Friendship

The Makings of a Positive Friendship

From early childhood we start forming friendships. Over time, these friendships may fizzle out or come to an end, but sometimes these friendships continue for many years.

Shoalhaven Psychology Services Values

Shoalhaven Psychology Services Values

Humility. Equality. Growth. Gratitude. These are the four core values that represent what we stand for and how we provide our services at Shoalhaven Psychology Services.

Birthday Bonanza Giveaway

Birthday Bonanza Giveaway

To celebrate the second birthday of our Kiama office, we are throwing a week long Birthday Bonanza Giveaway and gifting you with some of our favourite things – including a stay at Bangalay Luxury Villas!

“Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you” 

C. G. Jung

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