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The Teenage Years – don’t just survive, thrive!
Our next teen events will be taking place in Reigate, Surrey on Wednesday 17th May at 7.45pm.
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Practical Parenting Tips
Watch this space for videos, articles and blogs to help overcome parenting challenges and celebrate family life.
One of our parent support workers, Maxine, explains how to put effective boundaries in place for your child or teen….and stick to them!Boundary setting
“If you pick your battles and make it clear to your child what the consequences are, family life often becomes more peaceful.”
Understanding children's counselling
Fegans’ Head of Counselling explains how parents might spot signs of mental health issues in their children and adolescences.
Mary then explains the process of booking counselling for your child and what to expect.
Mary also offers advice on how to support your child at home if they are experiencing difficulties.
Mental Health Research and Articles
Read this section for links to useful articles about a variety of issues affecting our mental health and of our children.
What is self-harm? What are the causes? How can I help somebody who is self-harming?
“..accept that it is something they feel the need to do at the moment, listen to them and give them time and space to talk.”
Eating Disorder Awareness
What is classed as an eating disorder? Do you have an eating disorder? How can I seek help?
“…an eating disorder maybe the cause of biological, environmental or genetic factors, or emotional upset, depression and anxiety. It can be a combination of one, two or even more of these factors…”