15 exciting ideas on how to keep your child busy at home in the evening
Evening is the best time to establish intimacy with your children. Joint games and performances, reading aloud and needlework, water procedures and memories of one’s childhood - probably every family…

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What music games can I play with my children at home?
Playing music with children at home is a great help for parents! They combine everything that children love so much: noise, fun and movement! Such games can be played with…

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Seven things that children really need. - Advice from psychologist Katerina Murashova
1. Confident adults You keep asking your child where they want to sleep, what they want to eat, or trying to figure out what's better for them. It turns out…

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Monthly Archives: November 2019

Readiness for family life

Thus, dear friends, to solve, or even better, avoid the above and all other family problems, it is extremely important to prepare a person for family life. The readiness of young people to form a family also comes to the attention of family psychology. You can’t do something well without learning how to do it. But what does it mean to prepare for family life? This means that young people should know much more about this life than they do about it, mainly by observing their parents ‘ relationships, which are usually the only example of family life for them. And you and I know that some parents set an extremely negative example for their children. Continue reading

Reasons and motives for divorce

Like any other socio-psychological phenomenon, divorce is usually associated with objective and subjective reasons. Some sociologists believe that the main conditions that determine divorce are the urbanization of lifestyle, migration of the population, the industrialization of the country, and the emancipation of women. All these factors reduce the level of social control, making people’s lives largely anonymous, which in some circumstances creates a lack of responsibility, stable attachment, and mutual care for each other. But these are just some of the conditions, just the background. In such conditions, strong families and temporary (trial), disintegrating marriage unions can simultaneously exist and be created. Continue reading

Relationship between spouses

Also in the field of family psychology falls such an area of knowledge as the relationship between spouses. In fact, some of the things I have already described – conflicts, responsibility, and trust-are part of this relationship. But not only that. It is important to understand that the relationship between spouses is a special form of relationship. And the main feature of these relationships is that married people have certain obligations to each other. There are relationships without obligations, they have their pros and cons, but mostly, when we talk about family relationships, it is a relationship with obligations. Continue reading

5 ideas for active family holidays with children for the weekend
Children love to run, jump, overcome various obstacles, so an active holiday with the whole family will be a real holiday for them. Consider 5 options for family outdoor activities…

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Trust
The next thing to say about family and family psychology is trust. Do I need to tell you that it must be present in the family, that without people's trust…

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How to organize family leisure and find time for it. Family leisure activities for parents and children
How difficult it is to find time for family recreation when parents work endlessly, and children have either studies or additional classes in clubs and sections! And when free time…

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What to give to young parents?
When a child is born in a family, it is always a big celebration. The house is immediately filled with new chores, new unfamiliar smells and objects. Relatives and friends…

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