HELPING TEENS COPE WITH PEER PRESSURE

HELPING TEENS COPE WITH PEER PRESSURE

Peer pressure is a topic that we are all familiar with. Regardless of age, the urge to change our behaviour to fit in with a certain group of people will always be present. For teens, this may be more visible as they navigate through life, build relationships and try...
GIVE BULLYING THE BOOT!

GIVE BULLYING THE BOOT!

Did you know that 23% of kids who were victims of frequent bullying had sought help for psychiatric problems before age 30? Additionally, 20% of people who were bullies themselves as children, had a mental health problem that needed medical treatment as a teen or...
HONG KONG CHILDREN LEARN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ON THEIR OWN

HONG KONG CHILDREN LEARN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ON THEIR OWN

(As published in South Morning China Post, April 2016) In a pressurised environment such as Hong Kong, it is all too easy to drive our children to succeed without reflecting on other skills they require to become successful and happy in the world. Mistakes are...
MEET HONG KONG’S YOUNGEST ENTREPRENEURS

MEET HONG KONG’S YOUNGEST ENTREPRENEURS

Creativity sparks amongst the young and inspires us all. But how as parents, can we balance supporting bright ideas without putting pressure on our kids to succeed? And, how do we manage inevitable failures and stresses as ideas grow into reality. Things to consider...