Youth Day Give-Away

In lieu of South African Youth Day, which we celebrate on 16 June, we have a very special Give Away for Children.

Dr Jillian Roberts, author of Why Do Families Change?  has generously donated two autographed copies of her book, one of which will be kept in our Library and the other will be given away in a lucky draw. To enter the draw, please comment below and tell us why you would like to win the book. The draw will take place at 12:00 (SAST) on Thursday 22 June 2017.


Child Psychologist Dr Roberts designed the Just Enough series of books to empower parents and caregivers to start conversations with young ones about challenging and difficult matters, such as birth, death, diversity and also divorce. Why Do Families Change? is a reassuring and straightforward explanation of separation and divorce with delightful illustrations by Cindy Revell. The question and answer format of the book enables parents to guide the conversation to a positive conclusion in an age appropriate manner.


Having worked with children for more than twenty years, as a primary schoolteacher, child psychologist and associate professor of educational psychology, Dr Jillian Roberts is known around the world for her scholarly articles and presentations about educational and health psychology. She is a wife and mother of three children and lives in British Columbia.

Read more about the author, Dr Jillian Roberts

More about the Illustrator, Cindy Revell


Posted by Sinta Ebersohn (Creator of, Stellenbosch – RSA)