7 Tips To Help A Child Struggling With Anxiety

Via Peters

It’s very common for parents to deal with children facing anxiety during their growing years. Anxiety should be examined and addressed by a practising psychologist. Children usually feel anxious when facing uncertainty & change in life. To help us understand how we can help our kids cope with this feeling, […]

Metabolism and risk – The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health

Via Peters

Metabolic epidemics have been building for decades. They haven’t created sudden and disruptive effects, but their prevalence is vast, they pose risks for cardiovascular health and premature death, and multiple interventions have been advocated—and yet they remain epidemics. Attention has focussed on the epidemics of childhood obesity and diabetes, but […]

7 evidence based tips to help your child overcome math anxiety

Via Peters

Out of all the legacies that your child inherits, the most common and perhaps the least wanted is the fear of mathematics. According to the renowned American academic, Mark H. Ashcraft, math anxiety can be described as “a feeling of tension, apprehension, or fear that interferes with math performance”. Ashcraft […]

Parental stress is a contributing factor linking maternal depression to child anxiety and depressive symptoms — ScienceDaily

Via Peters

A secondary analysis of the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study (Fragile Families) found a bi-directional relationship where a mother’s mental health symptoms impacted the child’s mental health symptoms and vice versa, according to researchers with Cizik School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston […]