Medical Observer

This COVID-19 pandemic has been described in many ways – “unprecedented” is among the more commonly used terms. The reality…
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A few days ago, I was paying for a purchase, masked and ‘checked in’ as a good pandemic citizen.  As I turned to leave a…
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If you peered through the keyhole of any psychotherapy session, chances are they would all look very similar. There may be…
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Dr Claire Fotheringham remembers Afghanistan as a welcoming place, a place very close to her heart.  The Australian…
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Would you believe that AHPRA can be inspirational?    Yes, the thought of all those reflections have been ricocheting…
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As the COVID-19 pandemic has spread across the country telehealth consultations have increased too. And with them the…
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When I stepped into the role of Victoria’s deputy chief health officer in July 2020, there was a lot to learn. But the…
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