You will find here a number of articles from various places about topics including mental health, personal wellbeing, young people, parenting, men, counselling, and more. It’s a broad mix that will continue to grow.
A brief account of some ideas and understandings that underpin Nigel’s approach to offering clinical supervision.
Teaching Fairness to your Kids
This short article comes from a parent’s blog with a great graphic that illustrates the difference between “Equal” and “Fair”.
Helpful Sites: There are many helpful sites for advice and information on teenage issues.
General: http://www.headspace.org.nz , http://www.urge.co.nz
Help for Parents: http://www.ParentsInc.org.nz
Parents can also contact Youthline at 376 6633 or via mail email@example.com
Why We Cry
An interesting article that challenges the idea that catharsis (emotional release) is needed. Instead the authors suggest crying is the body’s response to a sudden shift in energy (from tension, fear or other heightened state to calm, safety or relaxation).