How to Help Your Child Deal and Avoid Rejection

How to Help Your Child Deal and Avoid Rejection

Question from a Parent: Hi, when I read your last post, I realised that my child was in a similar situation! I didn’t want to admit it initially and was very ready to push the blame to all the other children! Yet, after that post, I forced myself to admit that...
Research says Your Child Plays a Role in being Bullied

Research says Your Child Plays a Role in being Bullied

I used to have a parent who would come down frequently to meet me regarding her child’s relationship with her peers. Most of the time, she believed that her daughter’s peers were ill-treating her and ostracising her on purpose. After observing and...
When Your Child Mistakes an Audience for Friends

When Your Child Mistakes an Audience for Friends

8 year old Robert is feeling frustrated. He badly wants to go and play but his peer, Andrew, was not letting him. Andrew, for the past 10 minutes, has. Den telling him about the various functions and technicalities of The latest IPhone but Robert has never been...
When Your Child has Trouble Making Friends

When Your Child has Trouble Making Friends

Friendships are not only a source of fun; they also help children to grow in meaningful ways. Having friends create a sense of identity for children and one important aspect is learning how their peers react to them. They learn to grow beyond self-interest and shift...