Parenting and the Stigma of Parenting Programmes

Parenting and the Stigma of Parenting Programmes

By Dr Ken Resnick, parenting specialist Sadly, there are not many very good parenting programmes available in South Africa. In doing my research I could not find evidence of any other parenting programme that could be classified as a positive parenting programme and...
Stress of Exam

Stress of Exam

Dr Ken Resnick talks about what you should do to help kids with the stress of exams. He did a very informative talk on ITV – Lets...
Bad parenting or bad children? | Parenting Advice

Bad parenting or bad children? | Parenting Advice

By Dr Ken Resnick, parenting specialist I prefer the concept child problems over the concept problem children because a child is not always the obstructing factor, as the origin of the problem is not always the child. Problem parents are usually the root cause of...
Parenting the Angry Generation | Parenting Advice

Parenting the Angry Generation | Parenting Advice

By Dr Ken Resnick, parenting specialist I was sent an article printed in the British Daily mail by their Education correspondent Laura Clark under the heading ‘The Angry Generation’ which I found very interesting. Here are some excerpts which I’d like to share with...
Parenting advice: dealing with adult kids at home

Parenting advice: dealing with adult kids at home

By Dr Ken Resnick, parenting specialist I have noticed that there is a growing number of families who are sitting with young adult kids who have dropped out of varsity, have the car, the iPad, the girlfriend and the easy life and who have no intention of leaving home....
Parenting advice: Is ADHD the sins of our fathers?

Parenting advice: Is ADHD the sins of our fathers?

By Dr Ken Resnick, parenting specialist in South Africa I wrote this blog post after returning from a very successful two days in Cape Town where I did a SmartParenting presentation as part of an Employee Assist Programme at a large corporate. I was also able to fit...