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Parenting can have a significant impact on a child's mental well-being. Positive and nurturing parenting practices, such as showing love and support, setting boundaries, and providing a safe environment, can help children develop good self-esteem, emotional regulation, and resilience. On the other hand, adverse parenting experiences, such as neglect, abuse, or inconsistent discipline, can contribute to the development of mental health issues in children. Furthermore, parents' own mental well-being plays a crucial role in how they interact with their children. Parents who are struggling with their own mental health issues, such as anxiety or depression, may find it challenging to provide the support and care that their children need. Overall, maintaining good mental well-being as a parent is important for creating a positive and healthy environment for children to thrive in. Seeking help and support when needed, practicing self-care, and working on developing positive parenting skills can all contribute to fostering a strong parent-child relationship and promoting mental well-being in the family.

Upcoming Forests

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21 hours from now @ 20:00
Hosted on Wednesday by HilanaVDL
South Africa United States of America
Parenting Practice Series: Nurturing Successful Student-Athletes Without the Burnout with Hilana
In this session, we will explore effective strategies for nurturing successful student-athletes while preventing burnout. We will discuss the importance of balancing academics, athletics, and personal well-being, and provide practical tips for fostering resilience, time management skills, and mental health support. About Hilana: Hilana is an industrial psychologist whose academic...
1 day from now @ 11:00
Hosted on Thursday by Kaylee Julian
South Africa United States of America
How to get out of a slump
If you're feeling stuck and unmotivated, join this session. We'll show you how to change your mindset. About Kaylee: Kaylee is a counsellor with a passion for children, adolescents, but also works with adults, and offers relationship counselling. Her life purpose is to make the world a better place by...
1 day from now @ 19:00
Hosted on Thursday by Lyr Weltsman
South Africa United States of America
The Power of Play
Explore the transformative impact of play in unleashing creativity, building connections, and enhancing overall well-being for your child. About Lyr: Lyr is a child, adolescent, and family counsellor with a passion and specializations in CBT, anxiety, family and parental counseling, and mood disorders. October provides educational and supportive content only....
5 days from now @ 18:00
Hosted on Monday by Dr. Gail Ashford
South Africa
Women's Monthly HIV & Reproductive Support with Dr. Gail Ashford
Women living with HIV often have many questions about their health, their future, their sex life, their fertility and family planning, pregnancy, and breastfeeding. Dr. Gail is here to answer questions, engage in discussion, and offer expert insights. About Gail: Dr Gail is an HIV clinician who has worked with...
1 week from now @ 23:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Adam Yasmin
South Africa United States of America
Winning the Battle Against Digital Addiction for Your Kids
In today's digital world, screens are everywhere – TVs, smartphones, tablets, computers. Join us to learn practical strategies to break your family's screen addiction cycle and reclaim your kids from the clutches of digital obsession Adam: Adam is a former UX designer turned certified digital well-being educator and facilitator of...

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