Handling Divorce Holiday Schedule with Kids?

Handling Divorce Holiday Schedule with Kids How do divorced families handle the holidays? Well as we know, handling holiday celebrations is a challenge for most families. For separated or divorced families, the holiday stress just increases. Along with attending to...

Is Your Child is Struggling at School?

Is Your Child is Struggling at School? There will come a time when many children and teens struggle at school. And not just in primary school but also in college or at university. what can you do as a parent to help identify when a child is struggling at school and...

Overcoming Bitterness and Disappointment

What is eating you? Overcoming Bitterness and Disappointment Is there something bothering you? Is it something that is too difficult or upsetting to talk about? HsS someone let you down,disappointed you by their words or by their actions? Has someone hurt you? Do you...

Parental Estrangement CBC Interview

In case you miss the radio show, CBC Ontario Today, you can listen in to Nataxja Cini MSW RSW, talk about Parental Estrangement. It was a great call in show. We heard from many parents and  children talk about their experiences and what helped them. We heard some...

Parental Estrangement

Parental Estrangement: What to do when your Kids don't want to talk to you 1) Estrangement as identity Many adult children cut off their parents because they have no other way to establish their own feelings of autonomy and independence. They haven’t yet mastered how...

Talking to your Child about their Weight

Talking to your child about their weight is a very sensitive and touchy subject. How do you, as a parent, voice your concerns about their weight and not alienate, embarrass or shame your child? Too often this conversation abut eating habits and food choices ends up...

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