Dr Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, responds to parents questions about their children’s mental health and wellbeing.
Dr Colman Noctor is a Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist with St Patrick's Mental Health Services.
He joined Kathryn Thomas on RTÉ Radio 1 to respond to parenting issues and answer listeners’ questions about their children’s mental health and wellbeing.
In this programme, Dr Colman Noctor responded to queries on:
- sibling jealousy (rivalry) among young children
- school attendance issues among teenagers and why some teenagers smoke marijuana
- young children unable to settle at night
- young children witnessing an accident, such as a fall by a family member, and developing a fear of danger
Listen back now
The feature starts at 00:52 minutes in and ends at 01:05 minutes in the link below.
The programme was recorded on 18 February 2020.