Tag Archives: neglect

My mother-in-law is constantly criticizing me, what can I do?

I have been depressed since the birth of my child 9 months ago. I am doing better but the biggest problem is my mother-in-law. She is always criticizing me, saying I am neglecting my child and a bad mother because … Continue reading

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How do I help a student whose brother has a chronic illness?

How do I help a six-year-old boy in my class whose eight-year-old brother has Duchenes Muscular Dystrophy?  His acting out behaviour is causing tremendous conflict between him and the other children in the class. There are two issues to deal … Continue reading

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My sister is considering becoming a foster parent but I think this is a mistake. What do you think?

My sister is in her thirties and has 2 girls and a boy who are 7, 9 and 10 years old.  She does not want to go back to work and has been thinking of fostering children. She loves children … Continue reading

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How can I help my granddaughter?

My five-year-old granddaughter has always been a picky eater. However now she will not eat much of anything at home. She will eat certain things here. Her parents are both drug addicts and her home life is terrible. I realize … Continue reading

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