Australia’s psychologists earn the least

In 2018, Australia’s average salary for a psychologist was $62,100, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).A spokesperson for the ABS said this was the lowest salary paid to a psychologist in Australia.“We have a psychologist on the frontline, a specialist in mental health who is also a licensed […]

How a psychotherapist can change your mind about vaccines

The most important lesson I learned from my clinical experience with vaccine-preventable diseases is that we don’t have to trust doctors to do the right thing.That’s because we’re a democracy, and it’s the people who decide what happens in their community and in their communities, not the experts.We don’t need to be told what we […]

How to get a real sense of your strengths and weaknesses

What makes you unique?Does your personality make you stand out?Is there something about you that you’re good at, or do you need to work on your weaknesses?If so, you might want to check out a psychologist.The Atlanta Psychological Association offers an online program to help people answer these questions and get to the answers.“We are […]