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August 2017

Why EVERY professional can support children’s mental health
Why EVERY professional can support children’s mental health 150 150 Jane Evans

I love debates on Twitter. Although with just 140 characters to use they can get VERY frustrating! Recently I was having a Twitter debate on enabling teachers to be trained…

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Why are essential oils good for trauma?
Why are essential oils good for trauma? 150 150 Jane Evans

I’ve got an oil for that! It might sound a bit ridiculous to say that an essential oil could help a child who has grown up living in a state…

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Why is it time to take workplace stress SERIOUSLY?
Why is it time to take workplace stress SERIOUSLY? 150 150 Jane Evans

Does work place stress have a ‘peak season?’ Searches on stress and work/life balance slow during the summer and spike again from September. Source: HR Magazine, August 2017 This shouldn’t…

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How does stress-reduction increase health and production?!
How does stress-reduction increase health and production?! 150 150 Jane Evans

It’s all too easy to accept stress as part of daily life. Feeling stressed is normal, no big deal, just drink, eat/don’t eat, run, take more painkillers/cannabis/cocaine, spend more time…

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Why do we rely on ‘shame to tame’ children’s behaviour?
Why do we rely on ‘shame to tame’ children’s behaviour? 150 150 Jane Evans

Shame to tame Time-out, criticism, telling-off, ‘say sorry’, go to your room, get out of my sight; you just lost your play- date/phone/lift…… All of these rely upon loss of…

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Why smacking IS harmful to EVERY child!
Why smacking IS harmful to EVERY child! 150 150 Jane Evans

Go back to your cave Dr. Pemberton Yesterday on Facebook and Twitter several people invited me to comment on an appalling article by psychiatrist and journalist Dr. Max Pemberton in…

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