IS IT TIME FOR ANTI-BULLYING LAWS IN HONG KONG?

IS IT TIME FOR ANTI-BULLYING LAWS IN HONG KONG?

A recent international survey into bullying has shown Hong Kong is the worst performer when it comes to the percentage of children being bullied, with at least a third of 15-year-olds fall victim.  Dr Zaidi encourages parents to be alert for mood changes in their...
LET’S TALK ABOUT SCREEN ADDICTION

LET’S TALK ABOUT SCREEN ADDICTION

Are we, as parents, fostering a generation of internet addicts? In Dr. Zaidi’s experience, she has noticed that, in more recent times, eye-to-eye contact is decreasing as eye-to-screen contact is increasing. On a recent panel discussion at a parenting...
CONNECTING THROUGH PLAY

CONNECTING THROUGH PLAY

People are social and long for human connection. This connection includes the knowledge that you are seen and heard, and that you are respected and appreciated for who you are. Children also need human connection; we can connect through play. Play is a child’s way to...
ADHD AND TEENS

ADHD AND TEENS

ADHD and Teens – growing up with this disorder presents some unique challanges for youth today. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD/ADD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects millions of people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or...