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...
YOUR FAMILY’S WELL BEING

YOUR FAMILY’S WELL BEING

LIVING IN THE PAST CAN LEAD TO DEPRESSION WHILE LIVING IN THE FUTURE CAN INCREASE ANXIETY. AIM TO LIVE IN THE HERE AND NOW! One in four of us will experience mental health issues during our lives, according to the latest statistics from the UK’s National Institute of...
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...
‘HONG KONG IS A MARRIAGE GRAVEYARD’

‘HONG KONG IS A MARRIAGE GRAVEYARD’

(As previously published in Expat Living) ‘Hong Kong is a marriage graveyard!” When one of my patients declared this to me recently, I wasn’t surprised. Over the past 12 months, I’ve seen a notable increase in people seeking help because they’ve discovered their...