Behind the Words of a Child

As the children were coming into class this morning, one of the little girls came dashing up to me, desperate to tell me the latest event in her life. Today's event was that she had a new Princess dress and she liked to twirl in it. In swift succession, three more children came to tell … Continue reading Behind the Words of a Child

The Importance Of Dads…. (Father’s Day 2013)

I saw this video today and it brought amusement at the long-suffering Dad who would do anything to make sure his daughter was not distressed, and the way the daughter was making sure her Dad wasn't going anywhere! ┬áIt also made me consider how often this 'father/child' bond is forgotten about. I unexpectedly gained a … Continue reading The Importance Of Dads…. (Father’s Day 2013)

Tigers, Teddybears and Why It’s Important To Connect…

My own hope is that once we have a better cultural understanding of attachment, we will realise it is not just about children. It is about us: it is about what it means to be human, to live, to lose and to love. - Dr Suzanne Zeedyk I had the privilege of hearing Dr Suzanne … Continue reading Tigers, Teddybears and Why It’s Important To Connect…