Open-plan offices and hot-desking are taking a toll on workplace relationships. Modern offices are making workers less friendly rather than more, as they struggle with noise, distractions and a lack of belonging.
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.
Bringing mindfulness to the challenges of children can help parents to better enjoy the precious early years
Positive education strategies provide Australian students with skills, behaviours and resources to thrive during the school years and beyond.
The risk of violence against women is usually higher in cultures that reinforce male superiority
Dominance and control through many forms of abuse is an unfortunately common and destructive force in many relationships.
Helping children to deal with worries and stress will help them grow into resilient adults.
The death of a brother or sister during the teenage years can affect how young people develop independence, romantic relationships and even career paths.
Most people don’t join violent extremist groups for ideological reasons. Instead, they join for social reasons – with someone they know, to connect with other people or to find a sense of purpose.
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.