Moving to University : Is Your Child Homesick?

Moving to University : Is Your Child Homesick?

Have you had that late night phone call from your child yet? Maybe you’ll be one of the lucky ones who escapes this. But for many parents across the land, they are hearing their child’s agonising sobs down the phone or watching them bleary eyed on a video call. They...
What not to Expect When Parenting a Teenager

What not to Expect When Parenting a Teenager

When we reach the teenage years – we often feel that we ought to have Parenting sussed! Ha! Not true … and if you do – believe me, you are setting yourself up for a BIG Fall. Here are 7 Pointers when parenting a teenager: Don’t Expect: The Worst Life to be...
Tired of Nagging Your Teenager?

Tired of Nagging Your Teenager?

Are you sick and tired of sounding like a cracked record? Do you feel that you are saying the same things to your kids – and yet nobody’s listening? How else are they going to remember to do stuff – if you don’t keep reminding them … and yet you feel that...
How to Help a Child with an Eating Disorder

How to Help a Child with an Eating Disorder

Since COVID has been a thing – I have seen a marked increase in the number of parents seeking support for their children with eating disorders. The problems arise when the child sees the eating disorder as the solution rather than the problem. In this episode, I...