Category Archives: general topical issues

Who foots the bill?

Have you heard the one about the large corporation that is finally taking some social resposnbility and paying for its employees to get a college education? This is something that I have said for a long time that if companies … Continue reading

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Teacher Pupil Relations

Is anyone else appalled by the public debate about the sentence given to the teacher who abducted his pupil? I am very appalled. i have listened to the news reports and the discussions on radio and television debating the crime … Continue reading

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Parenting Post Divorce: working out the kinks.

Parenting Post Divorce: working out the kinks. “The state cannot create happy families, or broker amicable break-ups. But if children are having decent, loving parents pushed out of their lives, we owe it to them to change the system that … Continue reading

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Fathers following Divorce

Fathers following Divorce Campaign groups have suggested that each day 200 children lose contact with their fathers because of rulings in the family courts. The government is providing a further £10m for mediation services to encourage more couples to settle … Continue reading

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Tolerance in an Intolerant World

I remember a holiday a few years ago visiting my parents who both are on lots of pills, I asked my dad what they were for to which he replied ‘your mum takes those to make her more tolerant and … Continue reading

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here comes the sun

here comes the sun

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illogical reasoning

I was listening to a debate about the idea of allowing under 13’s to join facebook – the rationale was that 50% of 9-13 year olds had an account anyway! oh ok then does that mean that because everyone at some … Continue reading

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secrets

Do you have any family secrets? skeletons in your cupboard that are clattering to get out? secrets in families can be very destructive so why do some people keep them? In my professional life I have been told many secrets most of … Continue reading

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