On one hand, mental health is the overall wellness of how you think, regulate your feelings and how you behave. On the other hand, Mental illness or mental health disorder is defined as patterns or changes (in ones thinking, feeling or behaviour) that disrupt a person’s ability to function. They are conditions that affect a…
Parenting tweens and teenagers
We have always been fascinated by the beauty and desire to be beautiful is a basic instinct. So what is so different today and how can social media encourage beauty sickness? The difference is the immense pressure to change how you look to fit in. At the core, it is the interactivity and connectedness of…
Could your child’s Social Media behaviour affect their future in any way? Most people use social media to connect with others and to share how they feel on a daily basis. Especially for young adults and teenagers; they share almost all feelings online. However, it is important that as we raise digital citizens; we are…
Instagram is leading the charge when it comes to fighting cyberbullying
Parents need to have the drug talk now!!!
One of the main changes is that teens today compared with previous decades, spend less physical time with their friends.
All our children are digital natives and we need to raise them with this awareness in mind.
Recently, a 16-year-old girl committed suicide after asking her Instagram followers whether she should live or die.
Teenagers go through a lot of physical and emotional changes, especially at puberty. How can parents help?
Parents here are some tips on how to navigate social media with your child.