SELF HARM

SELF HARM

Why is it so important to take Self Harm seriously? Definition of Self harm according to NICE 2004 “Intentional self poisoning or injury, irrespective of the apparent purpose of the act.” Cutting is the most common method of self-harm. At least 17% of... Read more
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... Read more
FORGET ABOUT BEING THE PERFECT PARENT

FORGET ABOUT BEING THE PERFECT PARENT

We all strive to be that perfect parent, one that has the perfect response in any situation, always provides the best advise, and never over-reacts. Clearly an impossible feat, but nevertheless something we all aim to achieve. But it’s OK to be less than perfect... Read more