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Tweet Cope with failure YOUR CHILD DID NOT GET THE RESULT THEY WANTED In a world where expectations are high and beating the competition is the buzz word in all levels of life, how many parents are asking the question how do I help my child cope with failure. It is not long until the major results season hits us and there are always more than a few rattled children...

May 26 2016
by s kamel |
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Tweet Exam Stress Its that time of year again when parents and children alike are feeling overwhelmed and anxious about the final end of year exams for their children. No matter their age, children’s exams are a fact of life. Whether it’s SAT’s, or GCSE’s, or A’levels, or just an entrance test for your child to get into a great school,...

Tweet   PARENTING, ANTE-NATAL, FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIP COURSES AND SEMINARS Taking care of your child is not always easy. Some would say that it’s the most complicated and responsible job in the world, and yet, any professional work experiences requires you to have qualifications in abundance on your CV. When it comes to childcare, whether you are a parent or a professional, we all need help and support sometimes. It is a true sign of strength when somebody reaches...

Tweet HOW NLP CAN HELP YOU STOP FIGHTING WITH YOUR CHILD HOW NLP CAN HELP YOU STOP FIGHTING WITH YOUR CHILD There are a number of useful behavioural techniques I recommend for behaviour challenges with children. I have written quite a bit about toddler tantrums and how NLP (Neuro-Linguistic-Programming) can help communication but I want to highlight here how to help...

Tweet Can NLP help you communicate better with your child HOW DOES THE WAY YOU SPEAK AND THE WORDS YOU USE IMPACT FAMILY LIFE I am regularly asked to assist with communication difficulties among families that I coach. Sometimes there is such a disconnect within the family that when I meet them, they are hardly speaking at all, or all of their communication is negative...

Tweet Is your child sleeping enough DO YOU KNOW IF YOUR CHILD IS SLEEPING ENOUGH We all know babies are supposed to sleep a lot but how much sleep is enough? What effects can lack of sleep have on your child and are they dangerous or unhealthy?  Does sleep impact other aspects of your child’s growth, health and development? Let’s look at just a few ways...

Feb 23 2016
by s kamel |
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Tweet WHAT YOUR CHILD EATS AFFECTS THEIR BRAIN! All parents worry about their children’s health and well being but many don’t realise just how much what their child eats effects their brain.  Everyday food can be a link to your child’s mental health, as well as their other areas of development. We know the common ones like avoid sugar, limit junk...

Tweet IS TECHNOLOGY THE CAUSE OF MY CHILD’S DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY is a question a lot of parents are asking in our modern world full of gadgets and devices. So many parents approach me after being told by their doctor or paediatrician that their child has a speech delay, is withdrawn socially,  or is developmentally delayed. In some cases they are given an instant introduction to the concept that their child may be autistic.  In a state of panic, the parents begin the...

Tweet STARTING SCHOOL HAVE YOU PREPARED YOUR CHILD FOR THIS HUGE STEP Starting school is a major milestone in a child’s life. Have you prepared your child appropriately? Have you prepared yourself emotionally?  Children are naturally curious but the fear of that first step into the unknown can be strong for some children and its important to take the right...

Tweet   I strongly believe that there is an opportunity to teach your children, what you want them to know in even the tiniest of circumstance. Chances to impart life skills and knowledge pop up every day, if you have the open mind to be able to spot them. It may seem like a simple thing but this morning when I was doing homework with my 8 year old daughter, after much complaining that she didn’t see the point in doing a certain task, I took the chance to offer a...

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