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JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM AT THE POSITIVE THINKING CLINIC Ok the school holidays are coming up and lots of kids (and families) are wondering what’s planned for growth and development. Each session = 1 hour. COST:  $40 per 1 hour group session  or   $50 per individual session at...

What a great month for June: JUNE PROMOTIONS FOR POSITIVE THINKING CLINIC Below are a list of promotions specially selected for May.   If anything interests you please book in early, and feel free to pass this information on to anyone who may be interested.  Remember we are...

JULY AT PTC: PROMOTIONAL PACKAGES Below are a list of promotions specially selected for JULY.   If anything interests you please book in early, and feel free to pass this information on to anyone who may be interested.  Remember we are all here to do the best...

One fine day, a loving mother asked if I would work on her child for dentist phobia. Then another, near by said she wouldn't mind her two boys coming along as they had some dental work in the past and some major work coming...

The final year at school: a tip for parents /carers… The final senior year at school can be stressful, not just for the child, but also for the family, and friends.  But does it have to be? I often speak to parents of senior year kids,...

LETS TAKE A CLOSE LOOK AT WORRY Worry is a feeling that lives inside your body. It also lives inside your mind. It tells you what you need to be afraid of, or it tells you that you can’t do something. Lets try something, lets...

TIPS: STARTING SCHOOL FOR THE FIRST TIME TIPS: Take some trips to the school.  Your child will then become familiar with the area and the route.  This will desensitise him /her and allow the route to become familiar.Starting school is “huge” for all.  So celebrate it.  Involve others...

SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD TO DO SCHOOL WORK SOME SUPPORTING TIPS FOR THE PREP YEARS Each child is an individual, as is each parent. So you will need to try different things that work.  If you have more than one child at school, you may notice need to...

It is important for both boys and girls to develop a positive image about themselves.  To be able to feel good about your body will lay the foundation to healthy development and healthy self esteem. Its rather normal to feel insecure or confused during these years...

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL SKILLS FOR KIDS  Kids who thrive in social and emotional development tend to do better at school.  So we need to encourage this area of development as soon as we can…. Like from the time they are born.  Its never to early….  And...