Teenagers

Check out the blogs, videos and podcasts by me all related to Teenagers.

Featured Blog

5 EASY Ways to Encourage Healthy Internet Use at Home – Balance not BAN.

One of the most common questions I get asked regularly on my Sue Atkins Parenting Show podcast is: ' How do I get them off screens?' Here are my simple…

Read more

Featured Video

Parenting Made Easy

in Teenagers

Blog

I’ve been working with a perfectionist – but he’s only 5 years old !

I’ve been working with an absolutely lovely 5 year old who is suffering already from self imposed “Perfectionism.” He is incredibly hard on himself. When he gets some small thing wrong he has a meltdown, says “I’m terrible at everything. I can’t do it. I can’t get […]

Read more
Blog

Try ‘ING’ Activities as the Antidote to ‘Too Much Screen Time’

We all need to play our part in managing screen time. We are the first generation of parents having to juggle being 24/7 connected. We don’t actually know the damage screen time may do to our kids mental or physical health and wellbeing yet – as the […]

Read more
Blog

There’s no ‘Quick Fix’ for Bullying, Low Self-Esteem, Drug Abuse or Knife and Gun Violence but using the Crucial ‘C’s of Connection, Capability, Counting & Courage can help!

“Many streets in urban Britain are thick with warm flowers and cold blood” Mary Riddell from The Daily Telegraph Research suggests that infants in loveless, violent and abusive homes will have had their emotions hard-wired and damaged by the time they are only 18 months old. George […]

Read more
Blog

Ways To Prevent Your Child from Truancy.

A parent is jailed for their child’s truancy once a fortnight in every school term in England and Wales! What a shocking statistic. But what can you do as a parent? • Be actively involved in your teen’s life – talk, chat, guide, nudge, nurture, share, laugh and engage. […]

Read more
Blog

New Year Resolutions – is being a better parent on your list?

    As the clock ticked down the old year and we all awaited the arrival of a brand new one, I begun to wonder what all the people around me truly wished for deep down in that very quiet place where dreams, hopes and wishes really […]

Read more
Expert

Sue in conversation with Renaldo Lawrence, Apple & Microsoft eLearning Developer and Author of ‘I Am More Than What You See.’

You are unauthorized to view this page. Username or E-mail Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Read more
Blog

How To Survive Your First Christmas Alone

        It’s really stressful facing your first Christmas alone. Perhaps, you like me, are finding that you have had 20 years of family Christmases with tinsel and turkey, kids unwrapping their pressies in pyjamas with the Carols singing out on the stereo, the […]

Read more
Blog

Manic Mums and Dazed Dads – Are you stuck in the spin cycle of life………….. exhausted, wrung out and dizzy?

Are you stuck in the spin cycle of life………….. exhausted, wrung out and dizzy? Do you find yourself falling into bed worn out, frustrated and complaining “Where did the time GO?” Then welcome to the Club! You are not alone as I coach lots of Mums and […]

Read more
Blog

Christmas on a budget with children

“If you want something expensive, you should ask your grandparents.” Matthew, aged 12 ‘Money makes the world go around!’, as Liza Minnelli sang in “Cabaret”, but debt is on the increase and Christmas can stretch family finances at the best of times. Here’s how to turn the situation around: […]

Read more
Blog

Coping With Christmas Stress

  Christmas, although a time of great joy and celebration, can also be the most stressful of times for even the best of parents, with the family home chaotic and often besieged by visitors. Throw into the mix over excited children who have weeks to sit around […]

Read more
Blog

Is yours a MAD HOUSE at Christmas ? Here are my tips to calm things down.

I was really delighted to see my tips appear on Cheryl Pasquier’s Mad House Family Review site this weekend. “A friend of mine is having trouble sorting out the arrangements over Christmas Dinner with her ex. I thought that maybe I should encourage her to refocus her […]

Read more
Blog

Do Christmas lists encourage children to be greedy?

So it’s coming to that time of the year when the kids start being marketed to by the media. Do you feel under pressure to fulfill your child’s christmas list? Well a survey today by the charity Mothers’ Union has called for an end to “pester power.” […]

Read more
Blog

Read my tips for less stress at Christmas with a new baby.

  Christmas can be a stressful time of year – and one spent with a newborn even more so! Here are some handy tips to help you and your little one, enjoy the festive season. This Christmas will be different for you in terms of what you […]

Read more
Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
Top