"PowerWood helped me appreciate our strong emotions, instead of being afraid of them"
Interview by Lucinda Leo* (Childrenâ€™s names have been changed)
Why did you first approach PowerWood?
My six-year-old son has always been highly strung emotionally. He has a strong sense of justice so if he canâ€™t understand the reason for a rule or why heâ€™s told he canâ€™t do something â€“ take his football trophy to church, for instance â€“ he can get extremely angry. When Evanâ€™s angry heâ€™s very physical â€“ he screams, throws things, hits out and cries. Iâ€™d got to the point where I was worrying about how dangerous his behaviour could be. Read on for the rest of the interview