We’ve all had that conversation about those families who go out for dinner and then stare at their screens rather than one another.
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Parents who seem to walk the ‘involvement’ line best, seem to do these following five things consistently with their tweens and teens.
“Family traditions counter alienation and confusion. They help us define who we are; they provide something steady, reliable and safe in a confusing world.”
The long days of school holidays can be challenging for families. And if they’re lucky enough to have time off, children complain about how ‘bored’ they are.
When things go wrong these children look for the good, rather than dwell on the bad. And they’re much more fun in situations that aren’t always perfect.
A recent study has shown that the more the love between parents goes up, the more challenging behaviour in the child goes down.
With so many new expectations on parents through the pandemic, parenting expert Dr Justin Coulson says that it’s okay to do less.
These 4 things will help your new blended family better navigate the changes to family life, strength relationships and diffuse tensions.
Co-parenting at the best of times is complicated. Dr Justin Coulson gives some guidance to help co-parents navigate these challenging times.
It isn’t always quickly fixed, but we can take these steps to mend their broken hearts and broken trust. As we do, we might even find that we mend our own.