“How did I survive against the odds?”

Protective factors against suicide for children and teens I was a very unhappy 12-year-old.  Being too tall, too feminine and […]

My Secret Powers – Tribute to my ‘Oma’ (=Gran in Dutch)-

Standing Out as a Pre-Teen When I was 11 years old I was already over 1.80m (5.9f), and my very […]

Supporting Children through Transitions – Tips, Tools & Strategies

Simone’s First Vlog It is quite a common issue for our children and also for us to struggle with transitions. […]

How to stop hurting when our Child is in Pain

When I asked in the PowerWood Closed Group on FaceBook what subjects you would like me to write about, one […]

Multilevel Emotion Regulation Theory (MERT)

Introduction MERT Multilevel Emotion Regulation Theory (MERT)    © Simone de Hoogh – Preliminary Version For (More)Able Neurodiverse Children, Teens and […]

The Cycle of Emotional and Sensory Overload

The Cycle of Emotional and Sensory Overload gives you a compassionate perspective on ‘naughty’ behaviour in our children and out […]