19 June 2018
Understanding suicidal behaviour – Part two

Understanding suicidal behaviour – Part two


» Continued from last week 7. The common cognitive state in suicide is constriction. Suicidal thoughts and plans are frequently associated with...
12 June 2018
Understanding suicidal behaviour – Part one

Understanding suicidal behaviour – Part one


Given the recent acts of suicide locally and internationally; many conversations have again begun as people try to make sense of the possible reasons ...
05 June 2018
Why is having a  supportive parent so  important for teenagers?

Why is having a supportive parent so important for teenagers?


The influence that you have over your child is more dependent on a trusting relationship than it is on how much authority you dish out and how many le...
29 May 2018
Motivation in the early years

Motivation in the early years


Motivation in babies (birth to around 18 months)
Babies are becoming familiar with their surroundings and those around them. They seek attention by smi...
22 May 2018
Recognizing  potential in your child

Recognizing potential in your child


I just simply love the lyrics of the very famous song by Whitney Houston in which she said. “I believe that children are the future, teach them w...
15 May 2018
What is respect?

What is respect?


Respect must be earned through trust
Respect has great significance in daily life. As children, we are taught to respect ourselves, our family, people,...
08 May 2018
The Health  Benefits of Silence

The Health Benefits of Silence


Be quiet; stop talking; these are some of the requests or commands we may hear at different times from persons who may be totally saturated by all the...
01 May 2018
Dealing with childhood physical abuse

Dealing with childhood physical abuse


  HEALING FROM CHILD physical abuse involves much more than merely treating the physical wounds and injuries resulting from the abuse. Recovery ...
24 April 2018
Loyalty

Loyalty


  A moral person has the characteristic of loyalty LOYALTY IS FAITHFULNESS or a devotion to an individual, country, group, or cause. Loyalty al...
20 March 2018
Are you morally sound? – Part 1

Are you morally sound? – Part 1


Obeying laws is simply something we do. It is what allows our existence to be orderly and as avoidant of chaos as much as is humanly possible. Those l...