The Self-Reg View of Risky Behaviour

The Self-Reg View of Risky Behaviour

In our very first webinar in the ‘Epidemic of Epidemics’ series we looked at the “anxiety epidemic”; today I want to look at the opposite end of this spectrum, the epidemic of “manic” children and youth. Kids who are chronically hyper, driven to find ways to fuel...
The Self-Reg View of Depression

The Self-Reg View of Depression

I had such a thought-provoking experience the other day. Friends had asked me to talk to their young teen about some trouble he’d gotten into at school over, of all things, his refusal to finish a science project. His teacher had given him an extension and, when he...
Do High School Students Need Self-Reg?

Do High School Students Need Self-Reg?

The number of high school students struggling with serious mood, behaviour or addiction problems is going through the roof, not to mention the large number of underachieving students and early school-leavers. The growing signs of these problems in younger students...
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