Heavy M.E.T.A.L Group

Call David: 0401 766 877

A listing of blog posts

Filter by category

172 blog articles found.

Depression over the holidays

1st January 2019 Reading Time: 5 minutes 796 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. 1034 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. 1287 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. 704 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

The only way violent men can change is if they want to

25th November 2018 Reading Time: 25 minutes Behavioural Change, Anger, Anger Management, Domestic Violence, General. 907 views.

Article posted from ABC NEWS: Shifting the culture that fuels domestic violence will take generations, experts say. Until then, one strategy for stamping it out is men's behaviour change programs. But do they work? ABC News was allowed inside one to find out.

White Ribbon Day 2018

19th November 2018 Reading Time: 1 minutes Anger Management, Behavioural Change, Domestic Violence. 547 views.

White Ribbon Day is Friday, 23 November. This year's theme is "Together, we can end men's violence against women in our community." Here is how you can get involved.

Death from domestic violence

19th November 2018 Reading Time: 2 minutes Anger Management, Behavioural Change, Domestic Violence. 969 views.

According to White Ribbon, in 2017 there was an average of one woman killed every week as a direct result of domestic violence. This year, that number has grown.

Q & A Call Me Dad Screening

10th November 2018 Reading Time: 1 minutes Media, Anger Management, Behavioural Change, General. 499 views.

If you missed the Q & A at our recent screening of Call Me Dad, check out the video!

Dandenong Star Journal - Hard road to make change

8th November 2018 Reading Time: 1 minutes Media, General. 540 views.

The Dandenong Star Journal recently printed an article highlighting the recent 24 Hour Marathon held at Hallam Senior College

ABC Gippsland Interview - Podcast

25th October 2018 Reading Time: 1 minute Media, Anger Management, General. 565 views.

Listen to the Podcast from David's interview with ABC Gippsland promoting the screening of Call Me Dad