What are your expectations of Christmas (and of every day of the year?)

What are your expectations of Christmas (and of every day of the year)? My teenage daughter said to me recently “Mum, why is there such an emphasis on love and peace,  being nice and kind to each other and having a good time on just this one day of the year, when it should be Continue reading »

What to do if your adult children tell you they want to emigrate…

In October 2011, BBC Radio Nottingham ran a feature on parents whose adult children are emigrating and what it feels like for the parents. As part of this I was asked to contribute in my capacity as a therapist.  Below is information that came out of that discussion. When Your Adult Children Emigrate When your Continue reading »