Go Well – Blogs

  • Life I came across this post from Nathan Willis neuroscience educator and child development expert, and thought it was apt and a great reminder when at times life can feel a ...
  • Rethinking stress As we come into Term 3 we have an awareness of this being a shorter term with lots of different events taking place and the senior school preparing for exams. I ...
  • Through Children’s Eyes As we come to the end of a busy term with winter now truly set in is good to find the bits of gold in our day. I came across ...
  • The Power of a pause “Peace, happiness and Joy is possible during the time I drink my tea”- Thich Nhat Hanh I little while ago I come across an article with this title and remembered how ...
  • Self-compassion continued Self-compassion includes an element of wisdom a recognition of our common humanity. An understanding that all people are imperfect and all people have imperfect lives. When we have made mistakes ...
  • Self- compassion Self-compassion extending compassion to one’s self in instances of perceived inadequacy, failure or general suffering. How able are we in showing compassion with ourselves? How well do we do this in ...
  • Change of seasons With the change of season and moving into a new term we are adjusting and preparing for change. Temperatures dropping, evenings drawing to a much earlier close we have an ...
  • Gratitude Practising gratitude involves noticing the goodness in the world, creating a place for hope to grow. It makes sure that in the midst of negativity, we can notice the good. Finding ...
  • Christchurch Terror Attack As a school community, we will be experiencing shock and profound sadness after the tragic events which took place for the Christchurch Muslim community. Our hearts go out to the ...
  • Introducing our School Counsellor to the Scots Community It is a privilege as the school counsellor to be able to share a regular fortnightly blog with you. I will endeavor to use this space to share relevant tips ...

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