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How much is too much ‘screen time’?

by Laura Kiln PgDip (CBT) (Child & Adolescence), BSc (Hons) CMHN That’s a question I get asked a lot! It’s amazing to think that the Internet is only 20 years old and it has transformed our lives, however it’s difficult to know the exact effect of information overload has on people. We do know that today’s children under ten are …

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Coaching kids – It’s not just for sport, it’s for LIFE

Written by Lisa Jenkins When we talk about coaching, we often think of adults however, coaching is just as effective for children as it’s another way of teaching essential life skills! Teaching children new skills comes in all different ways – family primarily teach children self-care, and engaging in relationships, etc. There are teachers for their academic work, and activities …