Youthrive News

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Why do some kids regress in times of crisis?

May 29th, 2020

By Robert McKenzie, Youthrive Psychologist Have you noticed your child taking steps backwards in their development during COVID-19? Maybe there's more moodiness [...]
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New mental health service to support children and young people

May 19th, 2020

A new child and youth mental health support service, Youthrive, is now providing psychological support to children and young people aged 0 – 24 with or at risk of developing severe mental health [...]

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What is telehealth?

April 15th, 2020

Just like a normal therapy session, only virtual!

  At Youthrive, we are embracing technology and delivering our services at a distance by using telehealth to connect our therapists to children and their famil [...]
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How to talk to kids about coronavirus

March 25th, 2020

As the spread of the coronavirus continues to gain momentum globally, children are being exposed to frequent media updates, panicked behaviour, and anxious conversations. It’s only natural that they will have a lot of questions about the pandem [...]
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Visiting paediatric services now available

March 12th, 2020

Youthrive is delighted to have paediatrician Dr Vina [...]

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The importance of sports for children

January 24th, 2020

By Portia Gunn, Youthrive Occupational Therapist Did you know that children and young people should be getting at least one hour of moderate to vigorous-intensity p [...]
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New year, fresh start!

December 24th, 2019

Goal-setting is one of the most important things you can do in order to live the life you want for yourself and your family. While the benefits of setting goals are often talked about and generally understood, t [...]
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Youthrive opens in Everton Hills!

October 18th, 2019

We are excited to announce we have opened a clinic in Everton Hills to help kids and their families achieve their developmental goals! This is our fifth clinic to open and the first in Brisbane’s North-West.

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Youthrive is offering visiting services in Southport!

March 26th, 2019

From the 30th of April 2019, Youthrive will be providing visiting services, every second Tuesday, at Children 1st Specialist Clinic at Southport!

We will be working along [...]

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Dysphagia, a difficult diagnosis to swallow

March 12th, 2019

By Youthrive Speech Pathologist Freeda Thong  

What is Swallowing Awareness Day?

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