People who set fires are mentally ill, and should be …

Comment on Treat firebugs as major criminals – call by chief bushfire fighter by Joe Roberts, psychologist.

People who set fires are mentally ill, and should be confined in mental hospitals. They typically are between 15 and 25 years old, white, come from broken homes, and have police records.

Recent Comments by Joe Roberts, psychologist

The joy and despair of a procrastinator
I liked your article. Multi-tasking isn’t for the faint of heart, is it?


Court of good hope
Good on ya, mates! This is a step in the right direction.


What leads to people thinking about suicide?
Good onya, mates! It’s time to admit these problems exist so they can be addressed. Suicide is a permanent solution to temporary problems. Teenagers should be asked from time to time if they have thoughts about hurting themselves or others. If the answer is yes, it’s time to go into therapy.


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