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Bullying is never acceptable

Bullying is never acceptable

Bullying is an insidious behaviour that denies children's right to feel safe. It shouldn't be confused with teasing, rejection, conflict or bickering.Read more

Shy kids

Shy kids

Many children are shy, but that doesn't mean they will grow up being shy. There is a lot you can do to help shy children.Read more

De escalating problems

De escalating problems

Sometimes we look at situations involving children and young people and only see problems. The media and experts can create plenty of drama but what happens when the tension is removed?Read more

The art of sparenting

The art of sparenting

With the increase of AWOK's (adults without kids) there's no shortage of sparents around. And kids can do with all the sparents they can get.Read more