Posted under Families

  1. Moving out of home

    My dad died 2 years ago and my mum and I have supported each other through this and we are very close. Now I would like …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2022/06/17/moving-out-of-home-2

  2. Dreading going home for Christmas

    Every time I go home I feel bad. After being away from home for so long, I feel confident, have good friends and am working at …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2021/12/17/dreading-going-home-for-christmas

  3. How to have more confidence?

    It can be hard to speak our minds sometimes, especially if we think that this will upset someone else. However it can also be hard to feel like we can’t be honest about how we feel, or to be able to say “no”.

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2021/11/23/how-to-have-more-confidence

  4. Missing family and can’t concentrate

    Hi, I am an international student and always been a family-oriented kind of person. I’m very close to them and I miss them so much. When …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2021/06/04/missing-family-and-cant-concentrate

  5. Separation anxiety

    I’m a first year student studying biomedicine and admittedly everything was really last minute and I ended up moving to Melbourne by myself. I think I …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2021/03/11/separation-anxiety

  6. Emotionally abusive parent

    I am in lock-down with an emotionally abusive mother. She constantly makes disparaging comments about my job and my degree. When she is in a bad …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2020/09/24/emotionally-abusive-parent

  7. Family issues during the COVID-19 pandemic

    Due to Covid-19 restrictions I decided to move back to my family home before borders closed. My parents have had an uneasy marriage since I was …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2020/06/22/family-issues-during-the-covid-19-pandemic

  8. Is it worth it all, this studying?

    My mother is working very hard to support me. I feel guilty because her business is not going well and she is tired and stressed. I …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2019/10/15/is-it-worth-it-all-this-studying-2

  9. Torn between by course and my parents’ wishes.

    When exams loom and your course is not what you want, sometimes you can feel torn between what you want and what your parents want…..

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2016/10/12/torn-between-by-course-and-my-parents-wishes

  10. How do I ask a housemate to move out?

    Telling your housemate the bad news that they need to move out? Now that’s a difficult one!

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/ask-counselling/2016/10/06/how-do-i-ask-a-housemate-to-move-out

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