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My expertise covers everything and anything to do with growing up, being a teenager or a young adult or being the parent of one of the pre-described. I can cover issues on identity, sexuality, love, relationships, families, drug/alcohol abuse and anything and everything in between.
I have volunteered for AllExperts.com for over ten years now, but even before that I was trying to use my experience to help others by working with Advice4teens.co.uk, Teenadviceonline.org and even Lycos and Ask Jeeves. My experience comes from being a teenager primarily but this lead me to work with young people from the age of 13. I have worked front line, face to face and over the telephone, e-mail and webchat for a government department called Connexions UK (aimed at young people aged 13-19); as well as being student counselor in New York, a Peer Mentor, a student teacher and working for my school, college and University to help raise the aspirations of young people. My life has not been easy and I have been through my fair share of issues; so there is little that I haven't been through in reality opposed to just reading it from a book or from my academic studies. I have been featured as a case study as achieving through adversity for a number of magazines and I have featured in a couple of books on both sides of the Atlantic; even though I am UK based.
The Albert Kennedy Trust
Relationships: Cathy Senker, 2012, Raintree The Dean and Chapter Positive Nation GTEN Television Aim Higher
BSc(Hons) Psychology Post Graduate Diploma in Multidisciplinary Design Innovation Basic Counselling Skills Effective Listening Skills Mental Health First Aid
Outstanding Student achievement Adult learner's Award
Allexperts.com Advice4teensuk.org Teenadviceonline.org lycos.co.uk askjeeves.com Connexions Direct
Young people are not ignorant or stupid; they just sometimes as the questions that other people are scared to ask.
I hope to help young people see their own potential for the better and to help them understand their own abilities.
Giving your children everything is just as bad as giving them nothing, spoiling them is not the solution to turning them into good people.
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Hi Maria, Thank you for taking the time to write to me and I hope that I can help. Firstly, let me apologise for the delay in replying to your question - I usually reply within three days but work
Hi Lisa, Thank you for taking the time to write to me and I hope that I can help. Firstly, let me apologise for the late delay. I usually respond within three days but my offline job has been a
Hi there Bruce, Thank you for taking the time to write to me and I hope that I can help. From what you have explained, in particular around having to call your parents 'mommy' and 'daddy', it sounds
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Hi Danielle, Thank you for taking the time to write to me and I hope that I can help. It is natural to be worried abut your children if you think that they are struggling to make friends or have
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