Crushing Feelings led to very rewarding Eternal Quest of Self-Discovery (4/3/2019)- One of Simone’s Challenges “When my now adult son was a teenager, he was very frustrated and angry.  He was […]
PowerWood YEAH! Shortlisted!!! (1/23/2019)- Update 11-02-2019 Kirsty and Abigail have represented all of us Active Contributors at PowerWood in such a lovely fashion at The Above and […]
How to stop hurting when our Child is in Pain (1/5/2019)- When I asked in the PowerWood Closed Group on FaceBook what subjects you would like me to write about, one […]
I can say to my daughter that other people feel like this… (3/14/2018)- When I first read about PowerWood I thought it was interesting because my kids are really quite sensitive. They will […]
“She was really wound up, deeply depressed, withdrawn, not talking to anyone” (12/5/2017)- ‘Airy fairy’ When my daughter Lisa* started at a preschool group, the staff noticed that she was a bit ‘airy […]
“The violence towards me from my child was constant” single mum of child with PDA (10/3/2017)- I always knew that James* was different. People would say ‘He is a boy’, ‘You are on your own’, ‘It’s […]
“The biggest challenge is not being understood and being forced to fit in” Mum of three about life with OE’s (7/6/2017)- How and when did you first realise your children were different? With my oldest I knew from young that he […]
“My son had been diagnosed with many things before” How PowerWood helped a family to find clarity (9/2/2016)- I first contacted PowerWood to try to make sense of my extremely complex son. He had always been unique, I […]
“Everything seems to affect him so deeply and intensely” (7/31/2016)- A family describes the beginning of their PowerWood journey. I heard about PowerWood from a local mum. She sent out […]
“She is a mirror of me” – Understanding my child helped me to understand myself (6/2/2016)- My youngest child has been very intense from birth. She is different from the others, really hard to understand. People […]