Four Four Four Two: What to do when your child’s behaviour changes

FourFour Two: WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR CHILD’S CHALLENGES CHANGE?There are four main stages to changing behaviour, says forensic psychologist and education expert Dr Helen Korsgaard.What you can do when you have your child: 1.You can talk about the changes in your child, whether or not they’re normal.2.You need to consider what you can say […]

Children with autism need psychological help, psychologist says

Psychology is important in understanding what’s going on in children with autism.However, it is also essential to have an understanding of the complex issues that exist within a child’s environment.Psychologist and child psychologist Dr. Lisa Stenmark explains what you need to know about autism and why it is important for professionals to have expertise in […]

When should you get a psychologist’s degree?

In a new report, the American Psychological Association (APA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) recommend psychologists have a doctorate in order to have access to high-quality medical research, practice in a safe and secure environment, and be able to participate in clinical settings.The report, which was published Thursday in the American Journal of Psychiatry, […]

What is a Psychiatrist?

Psychiatric diagnosis is a diagnosis of a person with a mental disorder that causes a person to have a mental illness, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or depression.Psychiatrists, psychologists, and psychiatrists are all members of the same profession, and their primary role is to diagnose and treat mental disorders.Psychologists and psychiatrists work closely together to […]