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Pornography and relationships

17th February 2019 Reading Time: 5 minutes General, Relationships. 2627 views.

For a lot of people, pornography is a form of entertainment.  It is sometimes encouraged as a healthy stimulant to a relationship and to enhance intimacy within a couple.  What is not often talked about however, is the effect that pornography can have on relationships and a person’s mental health.

Help Javen get to Cambodia

13th February 2019 Reading Time: 1 minute General, Media, Teenagers. 716 views.

Let’s all get together and help support this young man who is working towards helping others in need. Follow the link in the article and hear his request. Help Javen get to Cambodia

Cardinia Communities Safety-T-Net

11th February 2019 Reading Time: 1 minute Teenagers, Programs for Schools, Apps and Resources, General, Parenting. 1013 views.

We highly recommend Cardinia Safe-T-Net as a great resource to assist Children and families by offering advice and information of who they can talk to when they are feeling unsafe.

'Traditional masculinity' and mental health: Experts call for gendered approach to treatment

5th February 2019 Reading Time: 8 minutes General, Anger, Anger Management, Behavioural Change, Media. 886 views.

'Traditional masculinity' and mental health: Experts call for gendered approach to treatment by ABC NEWS

Domestic violence and a simple tool called the 'No Test' could identify an abusive partner

31st January 2019 Reading Time: 6 minutes Anger, Anger Management, Behavioural Change, Domestic Violence. 902 views.

Domestic violence and a simple tool called the 'No Test' could identify an abusive partner - Article by ABC NEWS

The Pros and Cons of the Government Funded Mental Health Plan

28th January 2019 Reading Time: 4 minutes Anger Management, Behavioural Change, Men's Health, General. 6869 views.

When you decide time has come to seek help for your mental health, the first step is usually to make an appointment to see your GP for a consultation. They are likely to refer you to the Medicare subsidised Mental Health Treatment Plan. Before proceeding, it is important to understand the pros and cons and how this may affect you down the track.

Depression over the holidays

1st January 2019 Reading Time: 5 minutes 930 views.

While there is a myth that suicide increases over holiday periods such as Christmas, it is simply not true. Historically, suicide rates are usually at their lowest in December. What is however a possible risk over the holidays is depression.

Domestic Violence reports increase over the Christmas period

6th December 2018 Reading Time: 12 minutes Domestic Violence, Anger Management, General, Behavioural Change, Bullying. 1124 views.

Historically, police and emergency services will tell you that they always expect a peak in reports of domestic violence incidents over the Christmas period. What causes these spikes in incidents?

Toxic masculinity: Helping men understand the impact of their behaviour

1st December 2018 Reading Time: 11 minutes Anger Management, Domestic Violence, Men's Health, Media, Behavioural Change, General, Masculinity. 1442 views.

Article by ABC NEWS: We're in the group therapy room in an unremarkable building among the business parks of Sydney's outer suburbs. Bob is here to take part in a men's behaviour change program that addresses domestic violence.

Rising levels of domestic violence has experts seeking solutions

26th November 2018 Reading Time: 5 minutes Media, Anger, Anger Management, Behavioural Change. 784 views.

Heavy M.E.T.A.L Group was recently featured in a write up with the courier mail - Rising levels of domestic violence has experts seeking solutions