‘Demand Detox’. Removing all demands for children with Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome.

This post is for one of our community who is considering the removal of all demands for her PDA loved one. Hopefully it will be helpful for anyone who is considering a radical change or wants to learn more about how removing demands is beneficial, if not crucial for struggling children with PDA. Many parents… Continue reading ‘Demand Detox’. Removing all demands for children with Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome.

While you cash your pay cheque, others are checking out. Mental health systems are failing, daily.

I find it so very hard to write about our awful experiences with the people we turn to when we need help for mental health. The words stick in my throat and make me feel angry. I tend to turn away from the grim reality of it all and do my best to try and… Continue reading While you cash your pay cheque, others are checking out. Mental health systems are failing, daily.