Tim Carey FAPS of How 'Mad' Are you? on the questions you should ask when you are ready to seek psychological help.
Loneliness is contagious – and here’s how to beat it
Shifting your perceptions and practicing social skills can help people overcome their feelings of social isolation
Loneliness is a health issue, and needs targeted solutions
Unmet social needs are no small matter - as a growing body of mental health research is showing
The deadly truth about loneliness
The quality of relationships is more important than the quantity when it comes to loneliness, and health researchers are paying increasingly close attention to the mental health implications
20 myths about fetal alcohol spectrum debunked
Watch the full video What I’ll be doing tonight is hopefully dispelling the top 20 myths related to FASD as I’ve come across them in the last few years working in this area. The main themes I’ll be focusing on are the prevalent diagnostic issues related to fetal alcohol, spectrum disorder, some information about the…
The psychology of roller coasters
Can differences in brain chemistry explain the sensation seeking behaviour seen in theme parks?
Australia’s hidden epidemic of alcohol harm
Drinking alcohol in pregnancy may have a drastic impact on babies' brain development. But too often Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is overlooked as a cause of children's behavioural and learning issues
Thai cave boys: the psychology of surviving underground
What happens when people face extraordinary danger and uncertainty? How can they survive mentally? A psychologist explains
Why you should eat popcorn with chopsticks – and other psychological tricks to make life more enjoyable
It's not just what you consume, but how you consume that determines the joy you experience and whether it lasts
Would graphic warnings on unhealthy food make you think again?
Health warnings on packaged foods can help us make healthier choices – but it’s negative messaging that really drives the point home