Monthly Archives: December 2018
As the end of the year draws near it’s time to slow down, time to reflect on the last twelve months, and best of all to take time out with the family and recharge. I for one will be spending … Continue reading
Depression is an invisible illness that touches the lives of so many. In some cases, it is hard to recognise. Depression often manifests itself in females differently than in males. This is the reason Why Recognizing Male Depression Can Be So … Continue reading
Yoga is a great bucket emptier. Not just for adults, but for kids too. And that applies to boys as much as girls. Matt Haig, author of Reasons to Stay Alive (UK link here), Notes on a Nervous Planet (UK link here) … Continue reading
December is hectic. But it can also be about connecting as a family. The festive period can also be a time to create focus and plenty of bucket emptying moments! Head over to The Good Men Project to read my … Continue reading
Fifteen to twenty percent of the population is highly sensitive. It’s not an illness or disorder. As many boys as girls are highly sensitive. As many men as women are highly sensitive.
Raising highly gifted children brings its own set of challenges. Being gifted is not just about being smart and quick to pick things up – it’s an intellectual, behavioural and emotional package.
Most highly sensitive boys find themselves feeling like a square peg in a round hole at some point in their lives. Discuss. That’s the premise of a post (“Round Hole, Square Peg: The impact of society’s expectations on highly sensitive … Continue reading