COVID 19 and Sexual Health Care at AGSC

We are committed to maintaining access to sexual health care during the COVID 19 crisis. In addition to implementing social distancing measures in the clinic and offering telehealth consultations where practical, we are mindful of the financial issues many people are facing. If your employment circumstances have changed, please let our reception staff know and… Read more »

COVID 19 and pregnancy

We find ourselves in challenging times with COVID 19 and I’m sure these concerns are heightened for pregnant women and their families. I’ve put together a summary of what I hope is helpful information. Please remember to always speak to your doctor or midwife. We are getting updated information all the time and your treating… Read more »

Women’s Health Month & Vagacadabra

Some of you know that I have been promising (or threatening!) to do a Fringe show about women’s health. Well, looks like Sonya Feldhoff and I will be doing a sort of ‘Fringe show meets Q&A’ at SAHMRI in May 2020 as part of Women’s Health Month. Whoo Hoo! And you are invited to come… Read more »

The Vagina Bible by Jen Gunter

Jen is known as the ‘Twitter Gynaecologist’ in the USA and Canada. She has a ‘vagenda’ to inform and empower women by providing reliable and accurate medical information about their bodies. She dedicates the book to ‘every woman who has ever been told – usually by some dude – that she is too wet, too dry,… Read more »

The Gift of Therapy by Irvin D. Yalom

This is described as ‘an open letter to a new generation of therapists and their patients‘. A series of brief clinical vignettes and observations from years of experience as a psychotherapist. Irvin D. Yalom has written a number of international best sellers, but this is my favourite. Useful for anyone wanting to understand more about… Read more »