Low self-esteem

Posted on 05/03/2014 by summerville No Comments

Quentin was 25-years-old when he first requested counselling. He didn’t like himself much. His father had been controlling and over-critical of him in his younger years and throughout Quentin’s life. Quentin felt as though he could never do enough to please his father. If he did well in school his father didn’t praise him, but […]

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Social Networking

Posted on 02/06/2013 by summerville No Comments

Social network sites are fun if used properly and safely. However, young people often don’t understand the risks involved. The need to be popular as indicated by numbers of friends can be a pressure. Some young people list and communicate with alleged friends that they don’t know face to face. Rochelle was a 12-year-old girl […]

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