Incidences of bullying are occurring in preschools. With bullying linked to a range of poor outcomes in adulthood, psychologists are urging schools to adopt best practice to protect students.
Hyperactivity, impulsivity and difficulty concentrating are the hallmarks of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
The pitfalls are many and the risk of another divorce is high. But step parents who can navigate the high-stress first year are on their way to a stable new family.
Dr Kelly Allen MAPS says research shows that a sense of belonging is important to ensure young people thrive at school
Positive education strategies provide Australian students with skills, behaviours and resources to thrive during the school years and beyond.
Amplifying strengths helps children reach their full potential and improves wellbeing.
Helping children to deal with worries and stress will help them grow into resilient adults.
Clergy-perpetrated child abuse can have a dramatic effect on children’s faith, family relationships and how they view the world.
Young people who have a parent with cancer experience high levels of psychological distress. Open and honest communication is their primary unmet need and may reduce the distress they experience.
Children with a parent with a mental illness are significantly more likely to develop their own mental health issues, yet little is done to intervene or prevent this.