Several health sources can help if you want to learn more about autism. Autism is a neurological disorder affecting how people interact and communicate. It can be mild or severe and affects people in different ways.
Social-Emotional learning or SEL is something that you can encourage as a parent. For those who are unsure, SEL is the process in which children can develop skills such as social awareness, self-control, and other interpersonal skills that will help them in the school environment and in adult life through work and social aspects.
Aside from medical support, self-care is one of the most important things you can do for your mental health during the pandemic. If you are struggling with your mental health during this time, the strategies below can help.
While we adults are somehow coping up with this social abstinence, the naïve minds of children seem not dealing with this stifling situation well. Some of them are getting prone to mental health issues like anxiety, depression, and the likes.
Are you parenting an anxious child? Of course you are, anxiety is something we all feel from time to time. But kids feel it keener than most, especially if they’re young. After all, they have a very limited life experience, and they don’t always know how to handle their thoughts and feelings.
The habit of thumb sucking can develop from this, but it can have long-lasting negative effects. Especially when the habit lasts beyond the age of four, there are results that can impact the child’s life in adverse ways.
Social anxiety can be difficult to identify in little kids: Where does natural shyness end and social anxiety begin? When should you seek professional help for your child?
This Children’s Mental Health Week people are being asked to think about what makes them feel brave. It’s not always easy to ‘find your brave’ but Barnardo’s has come up with some handy tips for parents on how to help their children build their confidence.