Topic "Young People" in Arabic - total 27 documentsTitle: Common Problems - Caring for Yourself
Summary: Busy looking after your teenager? Feel like a taxi driver? Endless things to worry about? No time for yourself? Exhausted and irritable? Chances are that you are neglecting to take care of yourself. “Sure”, you say, “when am I going to find the time to take care of me?”
Title: Having the conversation with a friend you are worried about
Summary: This guide provides information on how to start a conversation with someone you might be worried about – or how to talk to your friends about how you’re feeling. It offers practical advice about the importance of mental health and wellbeing – whether you’re a teenager or a young adult.
Title: Having the conversation: when you're worried about your child - A guide for parents and carers
Summary: This guide provides information on how to recognise and understand the signs of anxiety and depression in a young person, and how to talk to them about your concerns. It offers practical advice for parents and carers about adolescent mental health and wellbeing in Australia.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Acceptance
Summary: Teenagers need to believe that they are good at what they do, can make a worthwhile contribution to society and above all, to feel that they are valued. These qualities are critical for their emotional health. When parents confirm such beliefs by giving strong positive messages, they strengthen the bond with their children. This is the process of accepting.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Communicating with your teenager
Summary: Good communication is essential for strong relationships between parents and teenagers.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Connecting with your teenager
Summary: Relationships don’t take care of themselves; they need time and effort. Good relationships in families are built on time spent together, yet adolescence is a time when parents and children begin to spend more time apart. This topic suggests ways of making the most of the time you do have together to build a strong connection with your teenager.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Decision-making and Responsibilities (Part 1)
Summary: Adolescence is a time of great change for teenagers and their parents. For teenagers, it’s about becoming more independent and taking greater control of their own lives. For parents, it’s the challenge of letting their children do this successfully, responsibly and safely.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Decision-making and Responsibilities (Part 2)
Summary: The first part of this two part topic on decision-making and responsibility looked at the challenges that parents face as their teenagers start deciding things for themselves. Whilst it’s important for adolescents to become independent, parents continue to be very important in deciding when and how fast their children are given extra freedoms and responsibilities.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Forgiving
Summary: Resentment can poison relationships between parents and teenagers. Holding on to the pain from conflict and disappointment keeps anger alive and gets in the way of healing and reconciliation. Forgiveness is an important step in restoring relationships after hurtful conflict.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Keeping a Healthy Balance
Summary: Your relationship with your teenager is like a bank account. You make deposits by doing things like spending time, showing interest, accepting, listening, encouraging, having fun, and providing help and support when needed.
Title: Ideas for Parents - Problem-Solving
Summary: Increased arguing between parents and children is very common as children enter the teenage years. As adolescents seek more say in what they do, it is almost inevitable that families will encounter issues that cause friction and disagreement.
Title: Meningococcal disease
Summary: Information about meningococcal disease, an uncommon but serious disease, which is more likely to affect small children, adolescents and young adults. Includes symptoms, prevention and treatment.
Title: Meningococcal secondary school vaccine program consent form
Summary: This document provides information about the four-in-one combined vaccine for protection against meningococcal A, C, W, Y strains that is free to 15-19 year olds in Victoria until 31 December 2017. It must be signed by the parents/carers of eligible young people under 18 years old so they can receive the vaccine at secondary school.
Title: Persistent sleep problems in children and teenagers
Summary: About persistent sleep problems in children and teens - insomnia, sleep apnoea, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy and delayed sleep phase
Title: Sleep and learning
Summary: Sleep can affect concentration, memory and behaviour. It’s no wonder that how well your child sleeps has an impact on how well he learns
Title: Sleep problems in children and teenagers
Summary: About sleep problems in children and teens - trouble getting to sleep and staying asleep, night terrors, nightmares, sleepwalking and bedwetting
Title: Support for Parents - Dealing with anger
Summary: Anger is a natural emotion in family relationships. Feelings can quickly run hot during disputes between parents and teenagers. Anger is never pleasant, but it can play a positive role in our lives by signalling that something is wrong and needs to be fixed
Title: Support for Parents - Getting Support
Summary: Being the parent of a teenager is a tough job to do alone. Parents who have support are healthier and more relaxed, and therefore deal with family issues more effectively. To get support you need to be willing to accept help when it is offered, or to ask for help when it is needed.
Title: Support for Parents - Parenting traps
Summary: Parenting adolescents is not a simple task. It is a time of dramatic physical and social changes for adolescents. This sheet describes some common pitfalls or parenting traps that can occur during this exciting phase in a child’s development.
Title: Support for Parents - Understanding your adolescent
Summary: Adolescence is a time of rapid and dramatic change. You can see these changes in the way teenagers behave, express their feelings and in the way they interact with their families. Parents need to adapt their parenting style to suit the changing needs of their children. Knowing about the changes that adolescents experience will help you to understand and manage your teenager more effectively.
Title: Supporting parents and families: the mental health and well-being of children and young people
Summary: This brochure will help you to become aware of the warning signs of mental health problems, the importance of seeking early help and the ways you can help support your child or young person.
Title: Teenage behaviour - when parents can't cope
Title: Teenage sleep habits: in pictures
Summary: A guide in pictures to teenage sleeping, with tips for helping teens, teenagers and adolescent children get to sleep, relax before bedtime, and wake up effectively.
Title: The conversation guide: Having conversations with young people
Summary: A guide to start a conversation with young people on violence against women and how to stop it.
Title: What is an eating disorder
Summary: This brochure talks about eating disorders, outlining the main types, possible causes, treatment options and where to go for help.
Title: What is schizophrenia
Summary: This brochure talks about schizophrenia, its symptoms and causes, treatment options and where to go for help
Title: Young people - developing strong resilient adults
Summary: If young people see their parent or primary caregiver being physically or psychologically abused, they may either experience or use violence in their own adult relationships.
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