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What’s in my teen’s mind?

What's in my teen's mind?I often found myself scratching my head, wondering what’s in my teen’s mind. It was so difficult for me to know, mostly I was guessing.I’m sure I was way off the mark most of the time because nothing I did or said seemed to work. Later I began...

Negative Labelling

Negative labelling is damaging!Low self-esteem, depression, and anxiety in children are spreading at an alarming pace!But what are the causes?Recent reports blame social media addiction and cyberbullying, but I don’t think that's the whole story!Undoubtedly there is...

Motivating teenagers

Motivating teenagers - the first steps!As parents, our aim is to help our children avoid the mistakes that we made when we were young. We want to see them develop into happy, successful adults. But motivating teenagers can be really tricky! Let’s face it, we know this...

Depression in childhood

Depression in childhood (my story) I was drinking and smoking by the age of 7 and fell in with what mum would later describe as “the wrong crowd”. My secondary school years weren’t any better. I was put in the remedial class, and mum and dad were informed that I had...

Building children’s confidence

An elusive but vital necessity! Confidence is a funny thing. Sometimes we have it, sometimes we don’t! We can’t smell it, we can’t touch it, but we can see it. It’s an aura that surrounds us. When we have it we “feel” unstoppable, right?It’s addictive in a good way,...

Children’s self-awareness

No time to waste! Recent research proves that developing children’s self-awareness can lead to improved prospects and greater happiness in adulthood. In other words, children who recognise their natural skills and talents are better equipped to achieve their...

Child development tools

It's alive! Wow, we're excited because we launched our new child development tools for mums and dads today! Our mission is to: "Help you know and develop your child's self-worth". Today's world is negatively affecting the development of children's self-esteem and...

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