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Are You Ready for Back to School 2017?!

09 Jan 2017

It is just 2 weeks until the beginning of the 2017 school year! If the thought of your child starting school fills you with dread, you’re not alone. Right now, thousands of pa...

Launching your child into school, high school and beyond!

02 Dec 2016

Right now is a time of doors opening and closing for our children, teenagers and young adults. It seems that everywhere there is someone having a graduation ceremony, whether it is...

Does your Child have a Technology Addiction? When the End of “Screen Time” turns into “Scream Time”.

23 Jun 2016

Screen time is an inescapable reality of modern childhood, with kids of every age spending hours upon hours in front of iPads, smartphones, computers and televisions. It seems in ...

Promoting Resilience in Children and Adolescents: Can Being an Overprotective Parent Hinder This?

20 Apr 2016

What do most parents want for their children? High on their list generally are: happiness, success in school, to have friends, and to be healthy. In order to reach these goals, our...

Is The Honeymoon Already Over?!?  Is Your Child Coping at School?

25 Feb 2016

Most children are now four to five weeks into the new school year. The initial weeks of school often are filled with excitement about new faces, classes, and experiences as well a...

Coping with Life’s Changes

18 Nov 2015

With the end of the year looming and the stores once again filled with Christmas decorations it is also that time of the year when our current Yr. 12 students will complete their t...

Surviving Grade 12 – For Parents & Teenagers

31 Aug 2015

Surviving Grade 12 is a feat and an achievement in itself – for both the students & their parents. At the moment Grade 12 students are facing QTAC applications, the ever-fear...

How Much Sleep Does Your Teenager Really Need?

13 Aug 2015

Generally, the sleeping patterns of teenagers tend to be less regular than those of younger children or adults. A teenager’s biology and lifestyle habits can impact on the regu...

Social Media Envy – Does it make Parents feel Inadequate?

21 Jul 2015

All parents know when they open up their Facebook or Instagram feed they are going to be met with photos of a cute baby, smiling and laughing children and posts about perfect famil...

Should our Children be Watching the News?

30 Jun 2015

As we turn on the evening news at night, it seems we are increasingly met with stories of war, terrorism, crime and disaster. And we are! Over the last 10 years, with the rise of t...

Cyber-Bullying: Why Parents need to become Cyber-Smart

28 Apr 2015

Our increasingly connected world, thanks to the internet and social media, has created another platform for bullies to harass their victims. No longer are bullies confined to the s...

Foster & Kinship Care Week 2015

19 Mar 2015

 Last week YLO Counselling & Intervention Services had the privilege of attending a morning-tea celebrating      Foster & Kinship Carer Week. Foster & Kinship Carer...

Sport Stars as Role-Models for our Kids

03 Mar 2015

With the recent drug scandal rocking the NRL industry it raises again the issue surrounding these sport stars as positive and appropriate role models for our kids. As a sport-lovin...

What to Expect in a First Appointment with a Psychologist

24 Feb 2015

Sometimes in life, children, adolescents and families may get overwhelmed – there might be difficulties with family relationships, difficulties at school or changes within the fa...

Why should my Child or Adolescent see a Psychologist?

20 Feb 2015

Sometimes children or adolescents, like adults, can benefit from some extra help or support during different times in their lives. Seeing a psychologist offers an opportunity for a...

The YLO Story so far…

29 Jan 2015

YLO, short for Youth Lifestyle Options, is a brand that originated in March 2008 within the community service sector in South-East Queensland. Initially offering residential care s...

Our clinic address is: Shop 5, 2770 Logan Road, Underwood, 4119.

Our clinic is located in Underwood Village, on the corner of Logan Road & Underwood Road.

There is free parking and close public transport to ensure easy access by our clients.

Our clinic provides a child and adolescent friendly environment that supports differing modalities of intervention. The clinic provides for wheelchair access.