One thing I was told when I first got sober was to get rid of self-centred thinking. Sure – I wanted to help others –…

I always felt out of place as a child. I felt awkward in social situations and I was extremely self conscious. When I found drugs,…

The University of Sydney will soon be home to a world-first centre tackling substance use and mental disorders in young people. Headed by Professor Maree…

From online communities to boot camps, people are seeking help for problem gaming — but what do we know about the best way to treat…

It has been said that Aussies will bet on two flies climbing up a wall. Today’s forms of gambling are far more sophisticated, with online…

Insomnia among recovering addicts is estimated to be five times higher than it is among the general population. The insomnia itself then creates a higher risk…

Internet addiction is rife in Australia with as many as 13.4 million individuals spending in excess of 18 hours online according to the Psychological Society’s Stress…