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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

Mental and physical health: an integrated approach

This year, R U OK? Day coincides with Women’s Health Week, providing the perfect opportunity to discuss women’s mental health needs. We sat down with Professor Analise O’Donovan to discuss how our physical, mental and social health are intertwined. Read More

JD’s journey of self-discovery and a passion for Psychology

When JD Dumbrell left high school, they decided to study engineering, something they liked the sound of and had enjoyed in school. But after the support of staff at Griffith University, and a quest to find their passion, JD returned to university with a new career in mind – psychology. Read More

Seeking participants for a study on managing stress

A research project led by Griffith University is exploring how Australian adults use Facebook to meet their social support needs at a time where social… Read More

Tips to beginning your mindfulness practice

When you read of the benefits of a mindfulness practice you might feel incredibly motivated to start with an hour long practice each day. Read More

Time to indulge this World Chocolate Day!

This Tuesday 7 July 2020 is World Chocolate Day, and as Health Check is focused on providing advice on studying health and living a healthy life, we… 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

Turning life’s challenges into a change-making career opportunity

Ingrid Ozols is a graduate of the Master of Suicidology program. Her work sees her telling her personal story to deliver… Read More

Returning to work after COVID-19

As restrictions lift across Australia, many people will soon be faced with a return to work, school and study, which Griffith University’s… Read More

Psychological advice for coping with COVID-19

with Professors Grant Devilly and Mark Kebbell Professors Mark Kebbell and Grant Devilly from our School of Applied Psychology delivered a live… Read More