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Teaching in a pressure cooker

By | February 21st, 2019|Categories: Blog general, Education blog|

In this beautiful country we love to call home, we too often see the destructive consequences of prolonged stress and bottled up emotions: High frustration levels Anxiety Passive-aggressive behaviour Violence It saddens me to realize [...]

Our top tip to improve workplace relationships

By | February 21st, 2019|Categories: Corporate blog|

February is the month of love, and for most of us that means romantic relationships. You probably spent some special time with your partner on Valentine's Day, or if you’re single, maybe eye-ing someone new [...]

Falling (and staying) in love

By | February 13th, 2019|Categories: Blog general|

Falling in love must be one of the most surreal human experiences. That racing heart, sweaty palms, pointless giggles, focused attention on another person and an increased ability to recognise the finest detail of the [...]

Mama (In)sanity: Self-regulation to stay sane

By | February 8th, 2019|Categories: Education blog, General Blog|

In the eye of the storm Today was my 6-year old's hair-grooming day.  He has a sensitive sensory profile, and the cutting of his hair resulted in tactile discomfort. He generally finds it hard not [...]

Self-care that works for your sensory system

By | February 7th, 2019|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

Last weekend we celebrated my mother-in-law’s birthday. A group of us were sitting around the fire, chatting and listening to music when the soundtrack to La Vie en Rose started playing. Everyone quietened down as [...]

Love like Papa Smurf

By | February 6th, 2019|Categories: Blog general, Education blog|

As a youngster growing up in the 80’ies, I loved watching The Smurfs on TV. We were allowed only a limited amount of screen time, so you had to prioritise… and The Smurfs always made [...]