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How a Wellness Psychologist Can Help You Reach Your Goals

Some goals are clear. If you have a physical ailment, you know your goal is to cure the ailment. Other goals are murkier or we may stuck and unable to see a way [...]

How Can a Psychologist Help with Anxiety?

We all suffer from anxious and stressful thoughts from time to time. Often the cause can be attributed to a situation we're involved in. Anxiety can be a message that something we're facing [...]

Alzheimer’s disease: what is it and can psychology help?

Dementia is a decline in cognitive abilities that affects one in ten Australians over the age of 65 and three in ten Australians over the age of 85. It can occur earlier in [...]

What is a Panic Attack?

Sometimes called an "anxiety attack," a panic attack is characterised by a sudden rush of intense anxiety or fear. While panic attacks are usually of short duration, they can be very disabling. It's [...]

Concussion, Dizziness and Vertigo

Concussion, dizziness and vertigo are common conditions. What are they and how can they be treated? Dr. Carlo Rinaudo recently joined the Petrozzi Wellness Centre team. A registered chiropractor, he also has post-graduate [...]

Emotions in the Workplace

When you're in school, you learn a trade or profession. You take your knowledge with you into your career, but no one teaches you about emotions in the workplace. In fact, the work [...]

What is Holistic Health Care?

Read about holistic health care online and you can become easily confused. One site will tell you it is practised by a select few medical doctors. Another site might focus on nurses who [...]

What is Psychology Awareness?

We will be hosting Psychology Awareness Week at Petrozzi Wellness Centre from 6 to 12 November this year. That's still quite a few months away, but we believe that psychology awareness should be [...]

What is Goal Setting?

What is goal setting? The term is often associated with grand ambitions, but we set goals every day. When you get up in the morning, your immediate goal may be to get to [...]

How Psychologists Can Help You Become More Innovative

Our minds are the key to innovation is the title of a media release by the Australian Psychological Society (APS). "The Australian Psychological Society and the Heads of Departments of Schools of Psychology [...]