Emotional abuse includes verbal abuse, threats, restricting freedom and financial deprivation. It can have serious effects on adults and children.
Psychotherapy is an umbrella term for many practices aimed at treating emotional problems.
Kids and mental health
Mental health problems affect a child’s emotions and behaviour, and can be worrying for the child and their family.
Living with prostate cancer
Having practical and emotional support during and after diagnosis and treatment for cancer is very important. Learn how to manage with prostate cancer.
Huntington's affects the nervous system and worsens over time. Symptoms include difficulty controlling limbs, and cognitive and emotional changes.
Coping with family break-up, separation or divorce
The intense emotions people experience in a relationship break-up are the often same despite gender or sexuality. Thankfully, these feelings do ease.
Puberty for girls
Learn about the complex physical and emotional changes that occurs to a girl when she becomes a young woman.
Symptoms of autism
Children develop language, communication and emotional skills at different times. If you're concerned your child may have autism, here are the signs to look for.
Grief and loss
It’s the natural emotional response to losing someone who was close to you, but grief can also follow serious illness, divorce or other loss.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and mental health
Aboriginal and Torres Strait People still face many disadvantages in terms of education, employment and earning power; which continue to erode the social and emotional wellbeing of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.