As a working mother how do I get time with my children?
- May 7, 2017, 17:00
As a working mother, I find it difficult to get quality time with my children. The evenings are particularly hectic as my husband works away a lot and(...)
When I returned to work, my son started screaming at night
- May 1, 2017, 06:00
QUESTION Six weeks ago I went back to work part-time, starting early in the morning (I leave at 6.45am) so I can be around in the afternoon. The pro(...)
My 14-year-old suffers from severe anxiety over exams
- April 17, 2017, 07:00
Question: My daughter is 14 and in second year of secondary school. Her main anxiety is about school and she gets very worried about tests even (...)
My 11-year-old son is pushing to be independent, should I let him go?
- April 9, 2017, 18:00
Q We have an 11 year-old son who is very sporty and independent. I am not sure if I am being over protective (he is our eldest) but we like to supervi(...)
Dr John Sharry: Five steps to beating your child’s anxiety
- Health & Family
- March 20, 2017, 19:00
In this series of six articles, we have looked at a number of important of principles for helping anxious children and teenagers. We described how it (...)
What do you do if you split up at the start of your pregnancy?
- March 13, 2017, 15:00
I’m in the difficult situation where I’m 18 weeks pregnant with my first baby and my relationship with my partner has just ended. As you can imagine t(...)
My daughter’s secret eating is a minefield. What can I do?
- Health & Family
- February 27, 2017, 12:00
Question: Our daughter, aged 13, moved to secondary school last year. She gets money to get public transport and for the canteen. Now I am finding hid(...)
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