Home & Family

What is family and kinship?

A family or kinship group is a unit of people. These people can be linked together in different ways, such as by blood (birth), marriage, adoption, or where they live. Forming groups is part of human nature, because they can benefit the individual, the clan, and the community. KINSHIP Kinship

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Auditory Learning: Learning with your Ears

Learning is a never-ending process. Especially at school and university, there is a lot of content to learn. Therefore, studying for a test can be very exhausting. By understanding how we learn best, we can make it easier for ourselves to remember information. The teacher Neil Fleming distinguishes between three

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How to Study More Effectively for a Test

Formal education is a privilege and something that not everyone has access to. According to UNICEF, globally about one in five school-aged children and adolescents are not in school at all. Even if you are lucky enough to go to school, this does not mean that it is easy. School

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Speaking out about Sexual and Domestic Abuse

WHAT IS DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ABUSE? ‘Abuse’ is the mistreatment of someone. Sexual abuse is a forced act of a sexual nature on someone else while domestic abuse is one family member mistreating another within the home. WHY IS DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ABUSE DIFFICULT TO DISCUSS? Many people are victims

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What causes stress and how can we deal with it

Stress is the feeling of being under too much pressure, whether that’s applied by other people or ourselves. When we feel out of control, this pressure turns into stress. Different people react differently to stressful situations, and some may even find them motivating. WHAT CAUSES STRESS? Stress can be caused

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