Alcohol

SCHEMA THERAPY: How these childhood experiences affect your mental health and wellbeing

2018-10-23T14:20:27+11:00

The Buttery Private uses Compassion-Focused and Schema Therapy to successfully treat a range of mental health problems. What is Schema Therapy? It was developed by Jeffrey Young to assist individuals with mental health and substance use difficulties who did not respond to traditional Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Schema Therapy places an emphasis on the therapeutic [...]

SCHEMA THERAPY: How these childhood experiences affect your mental health and wellbeing2018-10-23T14:20:27+11:00

According to the WHO, alcoholism is more common among men than women by a factor of two to one.

2019-04-11T14:29:55+10:00

Alcoholism is more common among men than women by a factor of two to one (according to the World Health Organisation). However, excessive alcohol consumption has more devastating effects on the health of women. Death rates among female alcoholics are 50 to 100% higher than for men. This first person article sheds light on problem [...]

According to the WHO, alcoholism is more common among men than women by a factor of two to one.2019-04-11T14:29:55+10:00

Australians worry about alcohol abuse

2019-04-11T14:40:11+10:00

The BBC has reported survey results showing that "the vast majority of Australians worry that national drinking habits are excessive". In the article (right), an online poll commissioned by the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (Fare) also found 92% of Australians believe alcohol is linked to domestic violence. Fare surveyed 1,820 people across Australia. Read [...]

Australians worry about alcohol abuse2019-04-11T14:40:11+10:00