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Parent Nurture Thyself

A parent is a person too! In all our efforts to help parents be better able to nurture, empathize, validate and support their children, we often tend to forget the parent. But the parent-child relationship contains 2 people- the child and the parent. Both are important. Parents should be encouraged to accept and take care of the needs and…... READ MORE

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Emotional Regulation: One of the Highest Priorities of Parenting

Emotional Regulation: One of the Highest Priorities of Parenting

In almost every study of child development, one factor pops up again and again- the importance of regulating children’s distress. We all have negative emotions such as sadness, loneliness, feeling rejected, anger, boredom, shame, and guilt. Negative emotions serve an important function. They are signals to ourselves and to others that we are in a…... READ MORE

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Reflective thinking supports achievement and well-being

Reflective thinking supports achievement and well-being

Reflective thinking supports achievement and well-being Schools benefit when they promote a reflective mind set within their whole community: Parents & Children; Teachers & Children: Teachers & Parents; as well as amongst the children; amongst the teachers and amongst the parents.   Social and emotional skills are a pre-requisite for academic achievement. Background: Just as…... READ MORE

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As a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I have been in private practice for over 35 years, with a special interest in parents and couples.

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