Increasingly at work I (and other counsellors) are dealing with issues around sexual images, sexual texting ("sexting"), and the distribution of (and I'm going to use the correct term here - child pornagraphy. Having open and honest conversations with your kids the way I do at work is very important.
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The article is lengthy, but it's also well written and captivating.
As always, if you want support with this topic (or others) please email/call me.
Vancouver School Board and Vancouver Coastal Health are doing a series of workshops and I really like the looks and topics on these. See the info below and you can register through clicking the link here:
Also: I've got word of two other great options for parents. I'm passing them along here.
- Children's is having a ADHD Education Day for Parents on Weds Nov 7 (http://keltymentalhealth.ca/event/2018/11/adhd-education-day-parents) which is great and free but a work day for most.
- On Oct 21 the Institute of Child Psychology at BCIT is hosting "Childhood ADHD:From Struggling to Thriving" (https://instituteofchildpsychology.com/services/workshop_detail/adhd_2018_van) for $85.
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