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Failure to Launch!

Hanlie Snyman The title of this article is also the title of a comedy film with, of course, a happy ending. However, Failure to Launch is also a real-life, serious and modern syndrome which is experienced by many young people when transitioning into their next developmental phase. This phase usually involves being more independent and …

Challenge this fear!

He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat. – Napoléon Bonaparte Healthy stress stimulates us to get work done, and among other things, to increase concentration. When we experience slight stress, it increases the release of noradrenaline, which increases a person’s attention – and it can come in quite handy when you have to …

Adult children and divorce

Adult children of divorced parents is a rapidly growing phenomenon. The amount of over-50’s (or so-called ‘silver-splitters’) who decides to divorce, has currently reached a peak that has doubled since ten years ago. The ‘empty nest syndrome’ and early retirement are often cited as reasons for divorce within a large amount of this group. People …

Wenke vir jou kind se eerste skooldag

Deur Hanlie Snyman Wanneer jou kind ‘n nuwe omgewing betree, of die sprong maak van laerskool na hoërskool, kan die eerste …

Wat doen selfversekerde vrouens anders?

Deur Hanlie Snyman Sien jy haar voor jou? Die selfversekerde vrou aan wie jy gedink het toe jy die opskrif van hierdie artikel …

Sielkunde en intuïsie: die belangrikheid van die eerste indruk

Deur Hanlie Snyman Die eerste indruk wat jy van iemand kry is dikwels bepalend vir jou algehele oordeel oor die persoon. …