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Healthcare and Wellness – Griffith Health Experts and Alumni discuss

Ever wondered where your career in health care might take you? We recently brought together Griffith Health alumni and academics in a virtual event to talk to us about… Read More

Free services at our student social work clinic

We offer a supportive counselling and case management service to assist clients experiencing a variety of complex social, psychological, family and environmental factors. Our social workers can assist with: - mental health and general wellbeing- supporting parents, children and families- emotion regulation and behaviour concerns- social connections and building stronger relationships- grief and loss- assist with understanding and completion of referrals and documents as needed- a referral pathway* Our student-led social work clinic is fully-supervised by qualified social workers. What do social work actually do? Social workers can assist when a person's health is impacted by complex social, psychological, family and environmental factors. Read More

Walk and talk for Wellness – a new and innovative counselling service

We know that being active, experiencing the outdoors, and connecting with others, are all important for our health, wellbeing and life satisfaction – so why… Read More

Some important facts and tips around Men’s Health

It’s fair to say that on average, men often overlook their health when compared to their female counterparts. Some of the statistics around men’s health… Read More

Today is World Eating Disorders Action Day

June 2nd is World Eating Disorders Action Day, an awareness day organised by a global collective of thousands of individual activists, and by more than… Read More

What being an Exercise Physiologist means to me – Nicholas Steel

Choosing which allied health profession to study is often a hard choice to make for some people, but for Nicholas Steel, the choice was simple. Read More

Good Mood Food

Have you ever wondered whether there was a link between the food that we eat and our mental well-being?   The SMILES trial explored the relationship… Read More

Tips for raising ready readers

Looking for ways to improve your child’s reading ability? Students training in the Griffith Health Speech Pathology Clinics have put together the handy “READER” advice… Read More

Seeking participants for new clinical study on dandruff

Measurement of zinc pyrithione (ZPT) in human serum and urine (GU Ref no: 2019/640) This study aims to investigate the levels of an antimicrobial agent… Read More

30 plants to improve gut health

Our gut microbiome plays an important role in our overall health. Evidence suggests having a diverse range of gut bacteria is beneficial for our physical… Read More