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My daughter had a fellow student who became obsessed with her. He kept pressuring her to “give him a chance” “ if you’d only get to know me” you’d change your mind. We got his parents and the school involved and after calling her a F%# B%# he backed off. It’s been hard because of mutual friends...
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My DS is 7 years old and is HIGHLY emotional. He’s crying at the drop of a hat, if you ask him to do his chores it’s a drama that usually ends up in stomping of the feet and lots of tears. Speaks awful to us and his sibling. He has started to say that we hate him and says that he never gets...
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What was the final straw for you that lead you to make that doctors appointment to start the process of diagnosing your child with possible ADHD I have an 8 yr old son, who for at least 4 years now I have been adamant he has a mild form of ADHD. Being a boy, I keep telling myself his behaviour is a...

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Separation anxiety is fairly normal occurrence and most children will experience this at some stage. And it's something they will eventually grow out of. My daughter suffered from it when she started prep so i've learnt some things along the way so I thought I would share them with you all. 1) Make sure tell them what is happening. Explain using direct language what will be happening try to do...
This is a FAQ post. These are the most popular answers to a real question asked on The Imperfect Mum. I’m needing advise on how to stop my 3.5 year old from swearing! She constantly swears when angry/frustrated or when she simply doesn’t get what she wants. I admit I’m guilty of dropping the F bomb on occasion. How do I make her understand these words are not appropriate or acceptable? Emma: We’...
I wonder when is it appropriate to turn the other cheek. Are we too busy with our own life that we either walk past or something we shouldn’t? The other morning I was driving my kids to school I noticed two boys in the car in front taunting another kid who was walking along beside their car (we were going very slow due to congestion). You could tell the boys in front were the “popular” boys. They...
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