Courses

Help Explaining George Floyd’s Death and Why It Matters To Your Kids

With
Jason Gibson

Help Explaining George Floyd’s Death and Why It Matters To Your Kids

ParentTV expert Jason Gibson had the privilege of interviewing Dr. Chris Townsend who has a PhD in Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor Education and is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Texas Tech…

5 Episodes

Managing Technology in the Home

With
Jason Gibson

Managing Technology in the Home

In this course Jason Gibson talks through some extreemly practical strategies every parent can implement right now to ensure that technology is making family life better not worse.  Technology is…

12 Episodes

Questions from Tweens and Teens about Coronavirus Answered

With
Jason Gibson

Questions from Tweens and Teens about Coronavirus Answered

Jason Gibson answers questions that tweens and teens might have around what is happening in the world about Coronavirus. In these videos, Jason is talking to your children about these…

4 Episodes

Managing homework in your home

With
Jason Gibson

Managing homework in your home

Homework can be a huge cause of tension in our family homes. Jason Gibson has seen this play out on a lot of families over the years, and has some…

4 Episodes

Working as a team with parents, directors and other educators

With
Jason Gibson

Working as a team with parents, directors and other educators

As an educator, part of your role is to work effectively with other stakeholders in a child's education and life. Jason Gibson discusses how to calibrate your communication, expectations and…

1 Episodes

Questions from Kids About Coronavirus Answered

With
Jason Gibson

Questions from Kids About Coronavirus Answered

Jason Gibson answers questions asked by children around what is happening in the world about Coronavirus. In these videos, Jason is talking to kids about these questions and recommends that…

5 Episodes

How early learning educators can help shape behaviour

With
Jason Gibson

How early learning educators can help shape behaviour

Educators have an ideal opportunity to help shape the behaviour of the kids in their care. With their knowledge, skills and understanding of children and their needs, they're uniquely placed…

1 Episodes

How to design a great kid

With
Jason Gibson

How to design a great kid

When you’re raising a child, you can act intentionally in a way that shapes the person they become, rather than just going with the default that emerges. Parenting expert and…

0 Episodes

General Parenting

Technology

The four ‘Heys’ of technology

Parent TV expert and Behavioural Specialist, Jason Gibson, has some strategic advice on understanding and being involved in your child’s tech use and behaviour and building your family ‘technology team’.

What children need to know about the internet

Our kids start out on their online journey with innocence. We can try to preserve this to an extent, but their naivety carries dangers that should not be underestimated.

How to put safety fences around technology use

In this video, Behavioural Specialist, Jason Gibson, talks us through some areas of our kids’ and teens’ technology use that are important to put fences (boundaries) around.

How to make a plan for technology

Behavioural Specialist, Jason Gibson, talks about how making a plan with your child or teen to guide your responses when something goes wrong can be hugely beneficial to you both.

How to take away technology if it’s becoming a problem

Many parents may feel the need to take away their child or teen’s tech. Here’s how to do it safely and practically.

Three Reasons parents don’t address problematic technology use

Jason Gibson has met many families where kids’ tech use has spiralled out of control and become a major problem. Here’s how it happens and what to do about it.

What to do instead of technology

 Sometimes, getting kids off their devices is a monumental battle. Here’s Jason Gibson's strategy for making it a little easier to provide good alternatives. 

Technology experiences parents need to understand

Have you heard of technoference? What about stopping cues? These are important terms that Jason Gibson believes parents need to understand to help their children have a good relationship with…

What to do when your child asks you for a smart phone

The conversation with your kids about getting them new tech devices is already a very familiar one to many parents. Jason Gibson has some suggestions for how to make those…

3 people your kids need to watch out for online

In this video, ParentTV expert and Behavioural Specialist, Dr Jason Gibson, gives us a lowdown on protecting our  kids from three harmful characters they may encounter in their explorations online.