CHILDREN PLAY THERAPY  Play therapy is a type of therapy that uses play to help children express and work through their feelings and emotions. Play therapy can be used with children who are experiencing a range of emotional and behavioral difficulties, such as anxiety, depression, trauma, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Understanding how children develop […]


AUTISM IN CHILDREN: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT. Autism, or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects a child’s social interaction, communication skills, and behavior. While the exact cause of autism remains unclear, it is believed to involve a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Children with autism may struggle with social interactions, have difficulty with […]

Schizophrenia in Children

Nurturing Young Minds: Shedding Light on Children’s Mental Health Issues In today’s rapidly evolving world, the focus on mental health has gained significant momentum, and rightly so. Mental health issues affect individuals of all ages, and sadly, children are not exempt from this reality. The importance of understanding and addressing mental health concerns in our […]


COPING WITH GRIEF AND LOSS IN CHILDREN Grief and loss are universal experiences that impact individuals of all ages and backgrounds. However, children in Kenya are particularly vulnerable to the effects of grief and loss due to various factors, such as poverty, illness, violence, and displacement. Grief is a natural response to loss, including the […]

Children Mental Health

MENTAL HEALTH  ISSUES AMONG CHILDREN Mental health issues among children have become a growing concern in recent years. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one in four people will be affected by a mental or neurological disorder at some point in their lives, and half of all mental illnesses begin before the age of […]

Children Behavior Disorders

Behavioral disorders, also known as disruptive behavior disorders, are a category of mental health disorders that primarily affect children and adolescents. These disorders are characterized by persistent patterns of behavior that deviate from what is considered normal or age appropriate. Children with behavior disorders may struggle with impulse control, aggression, disobedience, hyperactivity, and social difficulties. […]

Children Mental Health Disorders

Mood Disorders Among Children Mental health problems ranging from depression to bipolar disorder are known as mood disorders or affective disorders. In any of these disorders, a serious change in mood shapes your child’s emotional state. Unlike a normal bad mood a child feels occasionally, a mood disorder involves thoughts and feelings that are intense, […]

Confronting Stigma and Discrimination in Kenya

Stigma refers to the negative attitudes, beliefs, and stereotypes that society holds towards certain individuals or groups based on their characteristics, behaviors, or identities. Stigmatized individuals may face social exclusion, discrimination, and prejudice, which can lead to negative outcomes such as reduced opportunities, lower quality of life, and poor mental and physical health. Stigma can […]

Counseling Services in Kenya

In recent years, there has been an increasing demand for mental health services in Kenya. However, many people still face challenges accessing counseling services due to stigma, lack of information, and limited resources. At Frolics of Hope Africa, we are committed to addressing these challenges by offering online counseling services in Kenya. At Frolics of […]