In this insightful guide, “Parents, Let’s Talk,” we embark on a journey to strengthen the foundation of student success and mental health through open, informed conversations. As parents, your role is pivotal in shaping both the academic achievements and emotional well-being of your children.
This book provides practical strategies to enhance communication between parents, educators, and students. The book discusses challenges of parents as well as for students, recommends mental health education as a vehicle for bring changes and evolving life, fundamental aspect is the need to understand mind sciences, recognise students’ challenges, enable parents to cope with their problem, tech positive psychiatry and identify mental disorders. Discover effective ways to foster a supportive learning environment, understand your child’s unique needs, and navigate the challenges that students may face in today’s dynamic educational landscape.
The author Dr Amresh Shrivastava is a psychiatrist and chair of Mansik shakti program for student mental health. He is a professor emeritus of psychiatry at the western university, Canada with over 40 years of experience. His current engagement is knowledge translation in mental health.