Frequently asked questions about Psychology.

  • Relationships

    Frequently Asked Questions About Relationships

    This page offers standard advice for some of the most common problems people are likely to ask for help with. If your question is not answered here you can ask Kim for help. Frequently Asked Help Questions Please read this before you email me. This page contains the answers to some very common problems people have. If your problem is similar to one of those listed below then the answer to your problem is here. There is no point in me answering emails about similar problems as I will only say what I have said here. RELATIONSHIPS Q. How can I make the person I am interested in notice or…

  • Trust

    International Criteria For Website Credibility

    INTERNATIONAL BEST PRACTICE FOR WEBSITE CREDIBILITY The following is the criteria related to international best practice.  They are the features a website can implement to enhance the credibility of the information they offer. Kim likes to adhere to best practise policies and guidelines wherever possible so this page outlines how wordsbykim.com attempts to comply with these criteria. For more information on this topic go to: www.healthinsite.gov.au. MANDATORY ATTRIBUTES A policy that each resource is authored by a person or group with appropriate qualifications/experience (incl. Names or positions, qualifications, experience) All information contained on wordsbykim.com is authored by the owner of the website except where stated otherwise.  Kim, the owner, is a…

  • Psychology

    Frequently Asked Questions About Psychology

    Many people only have a vague idea what psychology is about.  They don’t really know what a psychologist can do for them or what is involved in seeing one.  This page attempts to address at least some of those issues. What is a psychologist? A psychologist is someone who has fulfilled the requirements to become registered with the governing body of their state and country to legally practice the profession of psychology. The requirements may vary from one country to another but will include having at least six years worth of training and the appropriate university degrees. In most cases the six years worth of training will all be university…

  • Mental Health

    Frequently Asked Questions About Therapy

    Many people only have a vague idea what therapy is about. They don’t really know what therapy can do for them or what is involved in having therapy.  This page attempts to address some of those issues. How do I choose someone to see? The most important thing to remember when choosing professional help is that you are a human being and so is your prospective treatment provider. You will face the same issue you face when selecting a friend or partner — personality. You may have to see several professionals before you find one you feel comfortable with. It is vital to realise this and not be discouraged if you…