Exaggerated thinking, one of the more common cognitive distortions seen in preteens, causes them to perceive small problems as large and insurmountable.
Mother’s Day just came and went, and for the third year in a row, my teenage son put mini-mal thought into acknowledging the day.
My husband is a great dad, totally involved and committed to the kids. But he’s completely old school when it comes to raising our son compared to our daughters.
Less than one third of B.C.’s children receive the mental health treatment they need.
My 15-year-old son has had school refusal for over a year.
Help daughters understand the big take-aways, what she’s learned about the kind of friend she wants to have and the kind of friend she wants to be.
While a son who has gone to rehab may have gained some tools to fight his disease of addiction, stability and your support are key to his success.