Psychological assessments for children

Psychological assessments for children

What are psychological assessments for children? In general, psychological assessments aim to explore an individual’s cognitive capacity, how they think and perceive thoughts, feelings and behaviours. These assessments usually involve the psychologist observing the...
Occupational Therapy and sensory issues

Occupational Therapy and sensory issues

What do occupational therapists do? Occupational therapists (OT) help people grow their independence and skills to perform everyday tasks and activities that is important to the person. This can range from vocational “occupations” such as studying or pursuing a career...
NDIS Psychology for children in Sydney

NDIS Psychology for children in Sydney

At its fundamental core, psychology is the scientific study of human behaviour and the mind. Psychologists often work with people to improve how they cope with and resolve problems or issues inducing behavioural or emotional problems. Psychologists work with people...
Psychology and Anxiety in Children

Psychology and Anxiety in Children

Anxiety and children Anxiety is a very common psychological and emotional experience seen in children and adults. Anxiety is quite “normal” for people to feel when they are worried, nervous or afraid, and the body often responds with physical symptoms such as...
Speech therapy and social language skills

Speech therapy and social language skills

What are social language skills Social (or pragmatic) language/communication skills involve how people communicate through language. These skills are comprised of three main types of skills; how we use language to communicate in various ways (e.g. greetings, making...
Speech therapy with non-verbal children

Speech therapy with non-verbal children

Speech therapy with non-verbal children Speech and language is a major part of how we communicate and engage with others. However, some medical conditions, such as autism, stroke, brain injury or intellectual disability, prevent individuals from being able to verbally...