5 ways to helping children through family breakdown

Children need support at this time; but so do you! Breakup need not mean family breakdown We need remember that marital breakup need not necessarily lead to family breakdown and aim to minimize the impact on the children. Children who are prepared in advance of the separation take the stress of parents separating more easily. [...]

By | October 27th, 2014|Seperation|0 Comments

Single parent; separated or divorced this Christmas?

Christmas for separated or divorced parents can be challenging and may not be easy. However, there are things you can do that will make a difference.  With a little planning and thinking of the things that will help you to have a good time, you will be busy and enjoy the break. Spend time with [...]

By | December 19th, 2012|Seperation|0 Comments

Separation & your Child’s feelings


Helping children through breakdown – Tom Cruise, Katie and Suri

Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise are in the headlines this week as Katie has filed for divorce from Tom Cruise. Breakup need not mean family breakdown It appears Katie Holmes was becoming increasingly concerned about the effect the Scientology organisation might have on her child. We need remember that marital breakup need not necessarily lead [...]

Interesting Parenting articles in Media over past week

Here's link's to the Parenting articles that have featured in the Media over the past week Summer fun for children with Festivals, Camps, Drama Schools and Sports. Lots of useful information in todays Times:http://t.co/sGq65XM Sobering facts about parents relationship with alcohol and it's effect on their teenagers:http://alturl.com/icnfs How to we get our child to accept [...]

How do we get our child to accept that we are separated?

Separation can be painful for everyone in the family and parents want to do the right thing Interesting article from David Coleman in the Independent http://t.co/AKL2Qga  

Do a Dance class with a friend and reduce stress!

Many parents lose their temper and are cranky and irritable and impatient from a place where life become a series of Should/Must and Have To's. I talk to parents throughout the country and the parent who takes the time for a walk in the evening with a friend and  enjoys the Time Out she needs [...]