Design for Life: How do I stop my daughter having body image issues?
This week, clinical psychotherapist Dr Malie Coyne advises a parent on dealing with the unrealistic expectations of her child who has been exposed to misleading imagery on Instagram
Design for Life: Our teenage son shows increasing signs of OCD
Louize Carroll offers a reader advice on how to help her 16-year-old son who appears to be becoming more anxious and engaging in repetitive behaviours
Mind Full: Why ‘should’ is one of the most dangerous words
In an extract from his new memoir, the radio presenter, comedian and meditation teacher Dermot Whelan looks back on his old habits and why they eventually set him on a path towards meditation
Design for Life: My partner wants to be more adventurous in bed
This week, Dr Caroline West advises a reader and her partner to talk to each other about what they want from their sex life
Making It Work: Pilates studio holds steady with pandemic pivot online
Eva Berg of The Secret Pilates Studio launched her online platform during the first lockdown and now has clients around the world
Design For Life: Can I stop my daughter turning into a mean girl?
This week, psychologist Aisling Leonard-Curtin advises a reader who is worried that her child may be lacking in empathy
Design For Life: Why haven’t I met my boyfriend’s family or friends?
This week, a reader asks therapist Fiona Brennan for advice on how to deal with her other half’s apparent reticence to introduce her to his social circle
Design for Life: My ex uses our children to encroach on my space
This week, a reader asks psychotherapist Siobhan Murray for advice about how to free herself from the oppressive influence of her estranged husband
Design for Life: I’ve become forgetful since I had Covid
Dr Sabina Brennan has advice for a reader who is distressed by recurring episodes of brain fog since contracting Covid some months ago
Design for Life: How do I find the confidence to pursue a meaningful career?
This week a reader who has minor dyslexia asks how they can put their skills to the best use