Month: December 2018

Violence and Gaming

Do violent games cause aggression in teenagers?

Do violent games cause aggression in teenagers?   Gaming, racing, and high risk on screen behaviors could be adversely affecting your teenagers behavior in real world situations. In studies examining the influence of violent and risk taking game play in young people aged 9 to 19; Researchers from the department of psychological and brain sciences …

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Mental Health Relapse – Navigating the not so good times

Young people with serious mental health conditions will have times when things are going really well, symptoms are under control and daily routines are possible.   Sometimes, during times of stress or change, symptoms can prove challenging once again. These times are often referred to as ‘relapses’. Sometimes relapse will require hospital admission or an …

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Procrastination

Procrastination, Perfection and a Turkey – Why Does Xmas Day Come as a Surprise?

We had 365 days’ notice   It’s that time of year already. I can’t believe it’s come around so quickly. We hear and see the countdown to the 25th day of the 12th month just about everywhere. Like it just popped out of the proverbial rabbit hole. However, reality lets us know that we have …

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