March 18, 2019

How to Bridge the Gap between home and school. Supporting children's emotional development as a priority at home, doesn't come at a cost of their learning, it enhances it. Joining the dots to children's good mental health.

February 15, 2019

Why I run my social media pages alongside my work, why I hope the ripple effect of my work will make a difference to children's mental health in Derby and the wider areas. Supporting emotional development can make such a difference to long-term mental health, I wan...

October 19, 2018

I often see and hear “They had a meltdown over nothing!” Or “My child has been crying for 20 minutes, I’ve no idea why”.
Sometimes the child may not even know why - they are probably experiencing emotions they don’t understand and are really not liking the way it make...

October 12, 2018

We all make mistakes, every day something will happen that we wish hadn’t. Reflecting back on that mistake and learning from it doesn’t have to be a scenario where we beat ourselves up for failing. Mistakes aren’t failure.

We want children to grow up to be resilient but...

September 24, 2018

We feel like we've got through that 'toddler stage' when suddenly tantrums and meltdowns start up again. Here's why school can be a trigger.

September 17, 2018

It's time to stop the use of 'storm clouds and sunshine' in our classrooms. New evidence tells us that this strategy is not helpful, can cause anxiety and that it doesn't work. Let's find a strategy that works and supports emotional development and...

July 20, 2018

Why is there such a decline in children's mental health? We must look at the issue at grass roots level and look at supporting children's emotional development from birth.

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