Does my child have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? By Lee Sook Huey At KIN & KiDS, we often get asked this question by parents who finding it challenging to keep up with their “hyperactive” child. It is normal for children, especially toddlers, to be inattentive, extremely active or impulsive at times. Most children will learn to regulate their attention and behaviors following their cognitive development, but a minority of them do not seem to
Happy Valentine’s Day! Here are four valentine tips from our KIN & KiDS therapists Happy Valentine’s Day! To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we asked four of our therapists to share one valentine tip that has helped them keep the spark in their relationship. Here’s what they said. Valentine Tip No. 1 To the men: Show plenty of affection – Patrick Cheng “Being married 25 years is no small achievement these days and
Binge Gaming by Patrick Cheng A fortnight ago, a 32-year-old Taiwanese man died of exhaustion after a 3-day game marathon at a cybercafé! While not everyone would end up dead playing internet games, many young people today spend hours on end “binge gaming”. What makes these games so addictive? Computer games have evolved greatly from Disc Operating System (DOS) based games to animated games to what is now known as Role Playing Games. Massive Multiplayer
Congratulations! Charis Wong, Registered Play Therapist (USA) KIN & KiDS congratulates Charis Wong for being the first Malaysian to receive the Registered Play Therapist (RPT) credentials offered by the Association for Play Therapy, USA (APT). To earn the prestigious Registered Play Therapist (RPT) credentials, one must have earned a traditional masters or doctorate mental health degree from an institute of higher education, 150 clock hours of play therapy graduate-level specific instruction, two years and
We have moved! Our Kuala Lumpur office had moved to a new location. Check it out here! Located in the heart of the Kuala Lumpur City Center district, just a three-minute walk away from the LRT station, our new KIN & KiDS main office is housed in a building with top security and sufficient parking. We hope to create a warm and inviting environment for our clients. Read more about our services here!