Christmas Closing

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Everyone at the Sternberg Clinic would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

The Sternberg Clinic will be closing over the Christmas period.  We will be back delivering our Bendigo psychology service in the New Year.
The clinic closes on the afternoon of 21st December 2012.
The clinic reopens on 7th January 2013.
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Mindfulness Meditation in Bendigo – or anywhere else! by Scott Eaton, Sternberg Clinic.

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“Mindfulness”  has been a term used in mental health management for well over a decade.  Mindfulness meditation and Mindfulness based cognitive therapy are just a couple of it’s guises.  Jon Kabat-Zinn developed the therapy in the US. He has brought training workshops to Australia and so there has been a reasonably strong Mindfulness presence in this ...

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Hoarding Workshop – La Trobe University, Bendigo

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Working with people who hoard –

A workshop with Dr Chris Mogan

 

Bringing expert education for

Bendigo psychologists and mental health professionals.

 

Dr Chris Mogan will lead this training day on diagnosis, treatment and intervention for compulsive hoarding. The event will coincide with the launch of a regionally-published toolkit for working with people who hoard.
This one-day hoarding workshop is designed to provide information for appropriately assessing risk, identifying referral and intervention pathways, and discussing the issue of hoarding ...

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What is Hoarding?

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Hoarding is a debilitating disorder that is characterised by the acquisition of a large number of items and an inability to discard these items to the point that living spaces become so cluttered they cannot be used for their intended purpose (Frost & Hartl, 1996). Additionally this disorder causes the individual distress and/or impairment in their normal daily functioning, often having a flow on affect to others within the environment.

  • It is thought that approximately 2-5% of the Australian population have ...
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