May 10, 2017
(Quote from the article - read more from the link above)
"Right now, there are two highly committed groups of well-meaning people banging the drum for their particular cause. Mental Health Awareness Week, meet Foster Care Fortnight.
The irony, indeed the tragedy, is that these important campaigns take place each year with no reference to one another. It is possible that they are not even aware of each other’s existence.
Yet the UK’s 55,000 fostering families probably make a bigger daily contribution to the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people than the NHS."
The Importance of Play - a Time for Change and to be Brave ?
September 22, 2018
Stand up to Bullies ! Thank you Burger King for this video - please share. https://youtu.be/mnKPEsbTo9s
October 23, 2017
The Hug Button: A simple tool and book suggestions to help young children temporarily separated from home or loved ones
October 1, 2017
Helping Your Child Cope with Back-to-School Anxiety
August 11, 2017
Age-by-age suggestions for educating children about their bodies & body safety, and empowering them with techniques to deter the threat of sexual abus...
July 26, 2017
10 Steps for Parents and Kids to Tame the Worry Monster
July 19, 2017
A Simple Strategy to Help Worried Kids. How children can use their imaginations to cope with worries.
Foster carers are doing more than the NHS to deal with children's mental health – don't forget about us
An Insight into Filial Therapy...sharing magical moments with your child like the ones in this short video. Filial Therapy is powerful stuff...
May 4, 2017
Fear and Anxiety – An Age by Age Guide to Common Fears, The Reasons for Each and How to Manage Them
April 12, 2017
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