Kimberley O’Brien, our principal child psychologist, Georgie Gardiner from Channel 9 and Charlotte Dawson participated on a round table discussion hosted by Madison Magazine Deputy Features Editor, Alexandra Carton.
This is a regular feature by Madison Magazine. Last month they have featured Kevin Rudd, Tim “Rosso” Ross and Latika Bourke talking social media.
These three prominent women met over a morning tea, to discuss the topic “Is motherhood overrated?” and talked about the pressures placed on modern mothers, how much identity and freedom a woman can expect to retain or lose when she becomes a mother, and what sort of effect parenting styles or decisions that mothers make, can have on children.
You can view some of the interview here:
They also to talk about the pressures placed on women to become mothers at all, and how much women are defined on their choice to become, or not become mothers.
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You can continue this discussion on our forum the Quirky Kid Huddle – and Kimberley will try to respond to your comments.