Psychology and Allied Health Services

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Sunday on the Island – A free community event for the flood relief

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Coping following Townsville’s recent Extreme Weather Event

Although the most recent weather events and resultant flooding has been described as a once in a century occurrence, this may bring little relief to those who have experienced loss.  Unfortunately, there have been thousands of families throughout Townsville and our neighbouring regions facing much devastation or are, in some way, deeply affected.  The most […]

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We’re excited to introduce Kerry, our Occupational Therapist!

Occupational Therapy… Developing Skills..Building Lives.. Strengthen the Body..Empower the Mind..Transform the Soul.. Minding Family Townsville services have expanded to offer Occupational Therapy services. Kerry is available three days a week Wednesday – Friday including after school appointments.  Kerry has experience in working with Paediatrics, and more mature clients with a focus on maximising their potential.  […]

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What is Play Therapy?

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than a year of conversation.”– Plato At Minding Family we work with children and young teens using a combination of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and CBT Directed Play Therapy. Play Therapy uses the child’s language – play – to communicate ideas and concepts in […]

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PROJECT HEALTH – our new group programme

Project health is a 6 week (one hour per week) intervention / obesity prevention programme which promotes healthy, lasting, lifestyle changes to dietary intake and activity. Project Health produced a 66% reduction in future eating disorder onset over 2-yr follow-up. » Find out more in our Eating Disorder Prevention Group Programmes Brochure

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