Category Archives: Advice

Stay Informed. Stay relevant

A message to all Mums with teenage girls. Our daughters feel we worry about the wrong issues. Do we ? Check it out here…. http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/aug/24/teenage-girls-mental-health-overlooked-parents-survey?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

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HOW CAN I HELP MY CHILD ?

How can Mums help? Supporting someone who self harms can be very difficult and challenging, more so when it’s your child- that  precious little bundle you brought home and promised with all your heart to look after no matter what. Witnessing your … Continue reading

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Conflict – dealing with violence

Remember …It is a necessary part of growing up to think through and challenge a parent’s viewpoint. This however does not mean that your teen is  rebelling against you personally.- indeed  they may eventually  come to the same conclusions you have. … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Support Someone With Mental Illness – Guest Blog by Al Ronberg

  5 Ways to Support Someone With Mental Illness – Guest Blog by Al Ronberg.

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Conflict and Brain Development

As we have looked at the subject of Conflict, we have noted that teenagers are still learning. This is a strange concept to some parents as we feel we have been teaching them our values and expectations forever! However we … Continue reading

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CONFLICT AFTERMATH

Tips for dealing with conflict aftermath Be ready. Think about how your teen will react and how you will manage your own feelings. Sometimes we know how our teen will react but we forget to check up on our own … Continue reading

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Tips for Dealing with Conflict

Be Prepared!   ” Fools dive in where Angels fear to tread” Never try to deal with conflict when you and your teen are feeling upset or angry. Wait until you feel calm instead. It is always best to be prepared.  … Continue reading

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Conflict is Normal

Good news! Conflict with your teenager is normal!! All parents experience it ! Do you clash with your child more often than you did in the past? Do you disagree with them over any of the following? what they  wear … Continue reading

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Don’t understand Self Harm ?

This video is so helpful to both Mums/supporters and those who suffer with Self Harm. Why not take a few minutes, find a quiet space and listen to a message of HOPE today.      Remember – Don’t go through … Continue reading

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Their Addictions, Our Controlling

Their Addictions, Our Controlling.

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