Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Almost all children have times when their attention or behaviour gets out of control, but for some, this may be a sign of a larger issue.


Everyone's different, but we all get angry sometimes.

Learning difficulties

How to support your child when they have a learning difficulty​.

Sleep Issues

​We all have times when our ability to sleep is impacted by external factors, or illness.


Stealing is taking something that doesn't belong to you​.

Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Autism is a life-long developmental disorder, that affects the ability to communicate, interact and form relationships.

Bed Wetting

​Bed wetting can cause considerable stress for both parents and children.


Learning to lie is part of a child's cognitive and social development. However, some children lie more than others, and it can be a problem.


A perfectionist always wants to achieve high standards while worrying constantly about making mistakes, to avoid disappointing others, and themselves.

Social skills

Social skills are the way we interact with others. Good social skills can help us become confident, happy people who are easy to get along with.​


Anxiety is the natural, if uncomfortable feeling, of being worried, nervous or scared when we face a situation ​that we cannot control.


Bullying is the term used when a child or group of children keep taking advantage of the power they have, to hurt or reject someone else.​

Resources Available at Skylight

Skylight is here to help you through difficult times. We can assist you in a variety of ways with information appropriate for your situation. You are welcome to visit us and receive free information and a support pack from our resource centre and borrow books from the specialist library. We also facilitate Professional Development training and offer Counselling support services for children, young people, family/whānau and individuals who are experiencing tough times.

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