Is Social Media the Real Cause of Children’s Mental Health

We now see and hear the headlines almost daily about the staggering and worrying rise in Children’s Mental Health and each one saddens and disappointments me, I wonder where our society is heading in the future? It saddens me because such young lives are being affected unnecessarily, and disappointment because the cause is often disproportionate and surface level? The real cause is not being addressed sufficiently,

By |2020-01-20T15:37:24+00:00October 29th, 2019|Parenting|1 Comment

Exam Stress: Parent Survival Guide

It’s been described by many as one of the most stressful times of parenting… Exams! The intensification of pressure and acute stress is causing ‘exam meltdown’ in households across the country judging by the number of Parents contacting us on a daily basis about their ‘Exam-Stressed’ children. This can have such an impact on the whole family it can feel like walking on eggshells all the

By |2020-01-20T15:38:29+00:00August 29th, 2019|Parenting|1 Comment

Girls Body Image Crisis

If you thought it couldn’t get any worse for young girls and their body image insecurities... think again. The latest trend is the "Slim Thick" look. What? you probably say… me also! Of course, you’ve guessed it... being led by the likes of Kim K! And if you’re new to this body image trend then the actual Slim Thick definition is… A girl with a

By |2020-01-20T15:39:13+00:00August 29th, 2019|Parenting|0 Comments

Let’s Talk About Body Image!

“I hate my body”, “I’m fat”, “I’m ugly”, “I’ll be happy when I’d skinny”, “My nose is all wrong”, “My lips too thin” and so it goes on. You may not hear your son or daughter say this out loud but this is likely what they’re constantly thinking… and worse! And where has it all come from? To a child, how they look is more important

By |2019-10-03T16:38:05+00:00August 28th, 2019|Parenting|1 Comment