Workshop/Information Session

14 07, 2015

Teenage Boys – What’re The Facts about their Mental Health

July 14th, 2015|Workshop/Information Session|0 Comments

My newest information session for parents, teachers, carers, medical and welfare professionals.

A bio-psychosocial look at mental health during the adolescent years including:

Brain development
Identity formation & sexuality
Risk taking & extremes: driving/substances/self-harm
Relationships
Socialising, social media and porn
Counselling, parenting and support

Perfect information for those who want to support boys to become mentally healthy young men.

Wednesday 22nd July 6pm -7:30pm

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3 06, 2015

Info Night – Teenage girls – Things you should “totally” know!

June 3rd, 2015|Workshop/Information Session|0 Comments

A bio-psychosocial look at mental health during the adolescent years including:

Brain development
Identity formation
Risk taking & extremes – substances/self-harm
Relationships
Socialising and social media
Counselling, parenting and support

“A framework for understanding what might be going on for her”

Perfect for those families who have a pre-teen heading off to high school or in the early high school years!

Suite

31 03, 2015

A shout out to the self-absorbed

March 31st, 2015|Radio|0 Comments

This Thursday on ABC Sunshine Coast mornings the topic will be narcissism or extreme self absorption. When is self absorption “normal” and when is it an issue that needs intervention or treatment?  Do “kids these days” still care?  How do you promote caring in kids?
Please tune in at around 9:40 EST or call in

24 03, 2015

Child Discipline – How to manage your sanity without damaging theirs

March 24th, 2015|Radio|0 Comments

This Thursday, around 9.40am EST, on ABC Sunshine Coast Mornings I will be chatting about child discipline.

How do you respond when your child does something they are not supposed to do?
Is it ever appropriate to smack?  What do you remember about they way you were disciplined as a child?
How stressed do you get when

22 07, 2014

Teenage Girls: Things you should “totally” know

July 22nd, 2014|Workshop/Information Session|0 Comments

A biopsychosocial look at mental health during the adolescent years including: Brain development, Identity formation, Risk taking – substance use, self harm, Relationships, Socialising and social media, Counselling, parenting and support. A framework for understanding what might be going on for her.
Shona Innes, Senior Clinical & Forensic Psychologist 499 Hargreaves Street (Corner Myrtle &