How to Have a Successful Relationship: Part 3 – Principles of a happy relationship

Gottman has a number of principles he believes create the foundation for a happy relationship however they all revolve around one thing – friendship.

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Stages of development – what to expect from your child at different ages

It’s important when encouraging a child to thrive that we only impose age appropriate expectations on them, expecting too much or too little of the child may hinder their development. Generally speaking, there are several stages of development that most children go through around the same age, and understanding a child’s capabilities at each stage helps to set reasonable expectations and guide appropriate reactions to their behaviours.

Study finds yoga effective in reducing antenatal anxiety

A 2014 study at Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre based at the University of Manchester has found that yoga based breathing and relaxation techniques can reduce antenatal anxiety in expectant mothers and prevent the increase in symptoms of depression. The study included 59 women who were pregnant with their first child, had never previously…

Research Finds Online CBT Therapy an Effective Treatment for Anxiety and Depression

There is no doubt that depression and anxiety are becoming increasingly more common mental health issues in today’s society. The impact of these issues can range from mild to debilitating and have adverse effects on our lives and relationships. While there are known, effective treatments for these disorders, ever increasing pressures and concerns along with limited…