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Health Check: the science of ‘hangry’, or why some people get grumpy when they’re hungry

Reposted from The Conversation with permission; original article Amanda Salis Have you ever snapped angrily at someone when you were hungry?...

August 9

Bodymatters welcomes Deborah to the team!

NICKNAME: Debbie QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor of Science (Psychology) and Postgraduate diploma in Psychology. Currently completing a Masters in Clinical Psychology....

August 6

Bodymatters welcomes Madalyn to the team!

NICKNAME: Everyone calls me Maddie. QUALIFICATIONS: I completed both the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and the Graduate Diploma of...

August 5
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Top tips to tame eating disorder thoughts

By Rebecca Stern “Exercise is the only thing that calms me down” “ If I don’t lose weight, I...

August 4

Myths surrounding Eating Disorders in Males

By Remie Jaggard The presence of Anorexia Nervosa in males was first noted by Sir William Gull in 1874....

July 31

Promoting diversity & difference: Paralympian “Little Miss Jessica”‘s new book

By BodyMatters therapist Sarah McMahon At BodyMatters we have long been inspired by Jessica Smith and her ongoing advocacy...

July 29
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Supporting your child when they have a mental illness

By Remie Jaggard Mental illnesses affect most adolescents and children- either directly or indirectly through their peers, friends or...

July 27

BodyMatters signs “Corporate Social Responsibility Pledge”

At BodyMatters we are thrilled to have signed Collective Shout‘s Corporate Responsibility Pledge which sets out our commitment, as a small...

July 20
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Five awesome “body love” yoga services in Australia

With Love Body Yoga’s second event, “Envision Accept Nurture” scheduled for Monday, which will provide you with firsthand experience demonstrating how yoga can...

July 16

What Is The Matter with Mary Jane?

She has an eating disorder. What Is The Matter with Mary Jane? is a cautionary tale: a powerful, funny and...

July 14