#GlitterGate, Perfectionism & Autism, Plus Ways To Cope With OCD. Episode 46 of The Sue Atkins Parenting Show
Episode 46 Tweet of The Week from @caringforkidsuk The Dad's Book 'The Dad's Book` is an essential, easy to follow guide for all dads and dads-to-be. It will help dads to discover their super dad qualities on topics such as Being Healthy, Healthy Eating and Keeping...read more
As teachers are being told to stop calling kids ‘girls & boys’ – does that mean parents have to too?
I was speaking on the Nick Ferrari Show on LBC this morning about Head teachers being told by Natasha Devon to not call female pupils 'girls' or 'ladies' because it reminds them of their gender. The former mental health tsar said that teachers should stop...read more
Nurturing ‘CAN DO’ Strong, Resilient Kids, Anti – Bullying Tips & What To Do If Your Boys Want To Wear Tiaras & Tutus. Episode 45 of The Sue Atkins Parenting Show.
Episode 45 @thefixupteam Making Positives out of Negatives: Take a look some of these comparisons to enhance confidence & results. I was delighted to work with Ditch The...read more
Can Parents make it stop? As parents, we’re sure you’re familiar with the crippling pain and anger you feel when someone intentionally hurts or upsets your child. Its a world of mixed emotions telling you to protect your kid. The thing is, as a parent, there is only...read more
In keeping with this week’s theme for Anti – Bullying Week. Here is my article on Cyber Bullying to give you some ideas to keep your children safe online in this new world of instant technology This is the “Always On” generation as 74% of connected young people use...read more
I'm working with a lovely 9 year old boy, who is on the spectrum, to help his self esteem and his perfectionism as it's causing him anxiety. What Drives Perfectionism in Autism & How You Can help Your Child Cope. In today’s society, perfectionism seems widely...read more
I have been working with a family with two teenage girls displaying signs of anxiety manifesting itself in OCD symptoms. I use a mixture of Neuro Linguistic Programming as well as Emotional Freedom Techniques (‘tapping’) that you have probably seen Paul McKenna use...read more
Is it OK to let boys wear tiaras and tutus? Church of England tells schools new anti-bullying rules.
I'm speaking on BBC Radio WM in the Midlands today about The Church of England sending out guidance to its 4,700 schools saying that at its schools, boys should be allowed to wear tiaras and tutus, in a policy it hopes will aim to curb transphobic bullying. The...read more
Why is it that we go on courses from ‘Marketing to Management’ but feel embarrassed to ask for parenting help?’ Saying NO to kids confidently, juggling work/life balance & bedtime battles. Episode 44 of The Sue Atkins Parenting Show.
Episode 44 Tweet of The Week @RightToPlay_UK "Play is our brain's favourite way of learning." Right To Play transforms the lives of over a million disadvantaged children every week in Africa, the Middle East and Asia through sport and play....read more
What is it about nursery rhymes that is so helpful to kids? I was speaking on BBC Radio Suffolk today about a new study by Ofsted that suggests that ‘old fashioned’ nursery rhymes are no longer being sung to children – leaving them badly prepared for school. Today...read more