Stress, anxiety and lack of confidence are blighting the lives of many UK teenagers. Parenting classes could make a significant difference.
Ron Weiner remembers sitting his two girls down to discuss the amount of money they stood to inherit. One was in college and the other in high school at the time, and they wanted nothing to do with the conversation.
One day when my mother was in her final time, curled on the living room sofa in a haze of narcotics, she murmured something I couldn’t quite understand. I leaned in.
But may I have your attention for a moment about some serious legislative business that impacts family finances? It hasn’t gotten much attention amid the chaos involving the Russia investigation, the White House and the now-fired FBI director.
In the course of a year, my partner and I had two emergency foster placements that lasted a few weeks, and we had one foster placement that lasted two months. Meanwhile, we’ve walked alongside foster families in our agency and have learned so much about the foster system thanks to those relationships.
The bulk of medical research on pregnancy and childbirth has emphasised the importance of an expectant mother’s physical health in terms of the likely future wellbeing of their offspring.T