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Jane Evans

Children with problems or problem children?
Children with problems or problem children? 150 150 Jane Evans

What has happened to them? A recent BBC article on links between children’s behaviour and mental health, caught my eye. Initially I was full of optimism for a breakthrough in…

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What to do when a child is biting others…
What to do when a child is biting others… 150 150 Jane Evans

Photo by Paul Hanaoka  Why is biting so bad? I remember only too well picking my son up from pre-school and being told there had been a ‘biting incident!’ When…

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Ready to transform your professional energy?
Ready to transform your professional energy? 150 150 Jane Evans

Transformations, changes..are you ready? Have you considered what your work and personal experiences could become, if you were more tuned into your energy? When I first studied Bruce H. Lipton’s…

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Why is an ’emotionally safe’ practitioner essential?
Why is an ’emotionally safe’ practitioner essential? 150 150 Jane Evans

A ‘safety focused’ version of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Need On a dull August afternoon it seems like a good time to update a longstanding model of the hierarchy of human…

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Why can a dog’s trauma make our hearts melt?
Why can a dog’s trauma make our hearts melt? 150 150 Jane Evans

I love dogs But…I’ve always wondered why it is easier for many to feel compassion for a traumatised dog than for children and adults with early experiences of trauma. Is…

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Broken Bedrooms and Bruised Hearts
Broken Bedrooms and Bruised Hearts 150 150 Jane Evans

To be surrounded by broken pieces of your child’s new furniture surely feels bewildering. Or, like a heartrending rejection of the love, kindness, time and energy you have gladly offered…

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Self-harm HURTS!
Self-harm HURTS! 150 150 Jane Evans

Self Harm UK says it so well, “Let’s get one thing straight right here: self-harm doesn’t feel nice, it just sometimes feels better than the emotional pain it’s trying to…

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How to Help Your Child Be Bored!
How to Help Your Child Be Bored! 150 150 Jane Evans

It’s important for every child to be able to feel all of their emotional states. Boredom is one of those. When they struggle to tolerate feeling bored, it can become…

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Why online safety education with children should start early and never stop!
Why online safety education with children should start early and never stop! 150 150 Jane Evans

When should we start? Children are going to go on social media. That’s why we need to be educated in all the latest apps that spring up like weeds. Most…

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Why using rewards and consequences can make children vulnerable
Why using rewards and consequences can make children vulnerable 150 150 Jane Evans

Nothing like kicking off a big debate on a Sunday morning by posting, “Using rewards can make children more vulnerable to ‘rewards’ or ‘gifts’ being offered online by sexual predators.”…

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