Children and divorce: What to do when your child doesn’t want to visit the other parent.

Children and divorce – more often than not an explosive combination.   In my practice I’m consulted from time to time in cases where a child refuses to visit the non-primary caregiver – the “other parent” so to speak.  And generally, this creates problems on all sides: The primary caregiver is usually torn between forcing the […]

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The impact of child abuse on the developing brain

Child abuse is an especially poignant topic in South Africa.  In 2012 there were over 50 000 reported incidences of violence against children. An even scarier statistic is that, on average, 3 children are murdered in SA every day. The impact of child abuse on adult survivors is varied.  Experts have known for years that […]

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