How to explain face masks to kids 1 min read
Face masks are a tool being used to protect the spread of COVID-19. But how do you explain them to children? Psychologist Collett Smart discusses some ways to introduce face masks to children and answer their questions.
🎥 3 tips from a psychologist as COVID-19 restrictions ease 1 min read
As coronavirus restrictions ease, we need to be aware of our mental health. But will "normal" life be the same? Psychologist Collett Smart provides three tips to help you transition back into life after lockdown.
🎥 3 tips to prevent overeating at home 1 min read
When you're working from home food is so easily accessible and tempting. We don't often have a set routine and the added stress can cause overeating. Follow these tips to reduce binge-eating at home and stay on track with your...
It's begun: Hilarious quarantine pregnancy announcements 1 min read
All that #isolife time during the height of COVID-19 restrictions was bound to result in a quarantine baby boom.
🎥 Supporting Year 12s this academic year during COVID-19 1 min read
Coronavirus means Year 12 students nationwide are preparing for a very different year. Psychologist Collett Smart discusses how you can help your child thrive in their last year of school during COVID-19.
🎥 Food hygiene and what you should not be doing in your kitchen 1 min read
Food safety at home. Nutritionist Amanda Muhl shares her top tips for making your kitchen a safe place for food preparation.
Weight gain and body issues post lockdown 1 min read
We've been through a lot the past few months and being hard on yourself about your body should not be one of them! Psychologist Collett Smart talks us through on how to be kind to ourselves and how we can...
How to get fit post-iso 5 min read
Don't let the fact you haven't done much training during iso (or since bub was born) hold you back from looking after your fitness now that gyms and group fitness classes are beginning to reopen and resume.
🎥 Working from home and your mental health 1 min read
Still working from home despite eased restrictions? In reality, this is more like working at home during a crisis. The pressures and struggles are not only different—but harder. Resident psychologist Collett Smart has some tips on how to stay sane....
🎥 Returning to school after COVID-19: How to help your child 1 min read
Restrictions are easing, schools are reopening. But not all children are looking forward to going back to school, especially those who are already struggling with school anxiety to begin with. Psychologist Collett Smart talks about how to manage the transition for your child...