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Hayley Thomas has been interviewed by Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) with Crystal Kwok. The interviews are featured here:

Radio 3 - Eating disorders

Radio 3 - Relationships

 

 

Two PDF's from the SCMP can be viewed here:

When food becomes a child's only comfort, parents need to listen

 

How childhood neglect can fuel marital anxiety

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PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 12 February, 2012 Louisa is a devoted wife and mother of two, remaining committed to her family even as their home life is slowly being poisoned by her husband's alcoholism. While she has lost her passion for living and laments that she has no life outside the home, Louisa manages to appear in control…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 25 March, 2012 Dominic and Gemma have been married for 20 years. Recently, Gemma has been considering leaving the relationship, as her husband has a horrible temper and gets angry about the smallest things. Gemma says he screams and swears if the porter doesn't put his luggage in the car fast enough or if…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 22 January, 2012 Sarah and her son Jeremy, 15, often get into power struggles. It used to be so easy, she says. 'If I asked him to do something he did it. If I said no he accepted it.' For his part, Jeremy says he's sick of his mother's nagging. Sarah feels that if…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 12 February, 2012 George and Mia have been together for seven years. When they got together, Mia says, her partner was very attentive, but now there is far less intimacy. She often feels sad and alone. While Mia feels that George does not talk to her or share his life with her, he feels…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 25 November, 2012 Fred and Sally first took their 13-year-old son Matthew for therapy after his school caught him smoking cannabis for the third time. They have a good relationship with their son, however, and he is sorry for letting them down. Hong Kong is a safe city and children here are often unsupervised…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 23 September, 2012.    Tessa and Julian are having trouble with their three children. "I feel constantly exhausted," says Tessa. "I've been trying to get my children to listen to me, but everything is a battle and I end up giving in."   Rules are essential in any family. Often when two individuals come…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 24 June, 2012 Kathleen and Rick recently separated after 14 years of marriage. Both had initially thought it would be better to stay together for the sake of their children, Alan, seven, and Rebecca, 13. But their constant arguments have had a detrimental effect on the youngsters. Rebecca seems emotionally and physically drained. She's…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 13 May, 2012.    Scott and Janice have been married for 17 years and have been considering separating. They have a 16-year-old son Brian, who is getting into trouble at school for taking drugs and bullying. They also have a daughter, Shelly, 13, who has a weight problem and sometimes refuses to go to…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 25 March, 2012.   Dominic and Gemma have been married for 20 years. Recently, Gemma has been considering leaving the relationship, as her husband has a horrible temper and gets angry about the smallest things. Gemma says he screams and swears if the porter doesn't put his luggage in the car fast enough or…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 11 March, 2012  Our 15-year-old daughter Stacy has almost stopped eating. When she does eat she cuts her food into tiny pieces or just pushes it around her plate. Her weight has dropped dramatically. It started with us encouraging her to go on a diet, as she was feeling insecure after a comment that…
PUBLISHED IN THE SCMP : Sunday, 26 February, 2012 Boris and Rhea have been married for 10 years and have three children, but Boris feels he doesn't get enough of his wife's time or attention. He has been getting increasingly frustrated and shouts at her and the children. Boris thinks that Rhea is cold towards him and does not understand…