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The Balance Study

  You may be able to contribute to the development of psychological treatment for bipolar disorder Are you aged between 18 and 65? Do you have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or cyclothymia? Do you experience difficulties w...

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Community Event: One Apple Film Festival and Education

ONE APPLE FILM FESTIVAL & EDUCATION FORUM BRING A BIG CUSHION OR PILLOW AND GET COMFORTABLE FOR AN ENTERTAINING AND INFORMATIVE DAY. Live music by Sammi Constantine. The films will be followed by a Q&A discussion with a panel of Rhonda Wils...

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Technology and your kids: What you need to know

Are you struggling with technology issues with your child? Do you find yourself at loggerheads with them and don’t know what to do? Dr John Irvine is heading a public talk at Erina Heights this Wednesday night, September 9, addressing these and...

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Community Event: Managing the Pre-School Years

Don't miss out on this exciting community event. Dr. John will talking on Managing the Pre-School Years on the 17th March, being held at Greenpoint Christian College. Be quick to register as seats are limited, so please get in early. Everyone that ...

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Professional Development

The READ Clinic is running a Professional Development Seminar on Saturday 11th April at Mingara. The topic is "Multi-Faceted Approach to Dealing with Separated Families- Psychological and Legal Implications. Speakers are : Dr Chris Lennings, Ja...

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Is your child anxious?

 Renowned Australian Child Psychologist, Dr. John Irvine, Joins with Andi Green, Author of the WorryWoo Seriesto Make Emotions a #1 Priority!       "Isn't it incredible - in a world where we have more money, more...

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Dr John Irvine New Release

Dr John Irvine's most recent book-"Helping Young Worriers Beat the Worry Bug" is finally here! A Parents Handbook for the Worry Woos Series by Andi Green- this book offers practical and fun -filled ideas and activities to help you and your ...

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The Birth of the Modern Mum: Book Launch

Heather Irvine’s wonderful book, The Birth of the Modern Mum was launched on September 5th. Heather’s book provides a no nonsense guide for mothers on how to look after herself and her baby in their first year together.  Clinic...

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Hitting the right note when Managing Behaviour

  Rewards and Consequences –   Hitting the right note when Managing Behaviour   By Andrew Sozomenou Parents will often come to counselling and say that “consequences just don’t work”, that their child &ldq...

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Top Ten Tips that New Mums would like their Child Free

And to keep the balance... www.womensagenda.com.au/guilt-free-zone/parenting/ten-things-new-mums-would-like-their-childfree-friends-to-know/201408074432#.U-RSPI2Syec...

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Heather Irvine Top Ten Tips your Child Free friends wan

Please see link below to read Heather's Top Ten Tips www.womensagenda.com.au/guilt-free-zone/parenting/ten-things-your-childfree-friends-want-you-to-know/201408064426#.U-gzoPmSw41    ...

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Book Release: The Birth of the Modern Mum

The READ Clinic is very excited to announce Heather Irvine's book, 'The Birth of the Modern Mum' is being released this week. So much of modern motherhood is targeted at looking good (even when you feel crap) and making your baby look good (e...

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The READ Clinic: Grand Opening

  READ Clinic’s Grand opening of their New Purpose Built Psychology Centre After 33 years of working with adults and children across the Central Coast, the R.E.A.D. Clinic moved to its purpose built clinic in Karalta Rd Erina. The R.E.A....

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The READ Clinic Cover Story

The READ Clinic was featured in this months Central Coast Business Review Founding partners John Irvine (Dr John) and Warwick Irvine together with current co-owner Heather Irvine-Rundle were interviewed about the history of the clinic and it's ...

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The READ Clinic's Big Move

Last weekend, the READ Clinic moved from it’s cosy little cottage in Gosford to a purpose built psychology centre in Erina (next door to Casey’s Toy World). It has taken over 12 months, to plan and fitout the new Clinic. What was a well p...

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Welcome - Michelle Skidmore

The R.E.A.D. Clinic is proud to welcome Michelle Skidmore to the team! Michelle is a qualified Nutritionist with 8 years clinical experience operating her private practice, Food Therapy on the NSW Central Coast as well as working closely w...ith...

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Annoucement - Opening of The READ Clinic Erina

The READ Clinic is excited to announce the opening of a purpose built psychology centre. The clinic will consist of over 20 psychologists, as well as a clinical hypnotherapist and massage therapist.    Stay tuned for regular updates...

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Does Perfect Parenting Produce a Perfect Well-Adjusted

Below is a fantastic article written by Andrew Sozomeou, which was also featured in the local magazine Kids on the Coast. At some point every parent experiences that moment when the weight of being a parent really sinks in.  We realise what an ...

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Clinician of the week - Kristy Johns

Kristy is a Clinical Psychologist who has been a part of The READ Clinic team for almost three years. She currently works with adolescents and adults using an eclectic, client-centred and evidence-based approach, comprising of cognitive-behaviou...

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Welcoming a new Psychologist to the Team- Belinda Nixon

The READ Clinic is proud to announce a new member to our team- Welcome to Belinda Nixon! Belinda was part of our very successful Intern Program that ran from 2009 to 2011. Belinda then went on to work at The Lizard Centre in Chatswood doing Int...

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Back to School 2014

  PEDAGOGICAL PLEDGE FOR PARENTS                                    ...

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Central Coast Business Excellence Awards

The READ Clinic was proud to be a finalist in the Excellence in Small Business Awards. It was a great night with some worthy winners from our fantastic local businesses. Congratualtions to all the winners....

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Welcome Letter

Please take the time to read our welcome letter which includes some of our policies and procedures CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AND PRINT...

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The READ Clinic Brochure

Please Click Here for a copy of our brochure...

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Group Programs

The READ Clinic offers a variety of group programs to suit   your needs. Please Click Here to view more information ...

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The READ Clinic Employment Assistance Program

The READ Clinic looks after many Central Coast businesses and  their staff. With over 20 psychologists available 6 days a week we have someone suitable for all psychological needs. Please have a look at our brochure and contact Michelle ...

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Dr John Irvine- Runner up Gold Harold Awards

Dr John, finalist in the national Gold Harold awards held in Sydney 5 September 2012 with Angela Gibson, CEO and manager of Educational Experience, one of the sponsors of the awards. Dr John, co-founder of the READ clinic, was recognized for his cont...

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Heather Irvine-Rundle on 60 Minutes

Attachment Parenting 60 Minutes Interview Sunday 22nd July 2012 Heather Irvine-Rundle was the voice of reason on this weeks 60 Minutes story on Attachment Parenting. For more information please call The READ Clinic on 0243246633 For the full interv...

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Triple P Parenting Program

Triple P Stepping Stones Parenting Program For children with ASD   This positive parenting program offers family support strategies designed to help parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. This program gives them tools to improve...

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Circle of Security Parenting Training

Roadmaps to Parenting with Circle of Security Parenting Training DO YOU WANT: A closer relationship with your child To understand why your child misbehaves To stop the conflict between you and your children To know how to manag...

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Friends For Life

A Group Program for Children that Enhances Emotional Resilience & Social Skills Development in Children A Program created to assist children build resilience & self -esteem by teaching important skills to cope with feelings of Fear, Worry an...

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Rock and Water - Building Self Esteem

Steps to building self-esteem with Andrew Sozomenou Recent studies show that children who are experiencing low self esteem, feeling anxious, feeling sad and being bullied, are less motivated to go to school and are also more likely to act out, be op...

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