Defusing Your Anger as a Parent – The Parental Pause
(5:08 mins) Welcome to the “Parental Pause”… a simple strategy than can calm you down and defuse tricky situations in moments.
Maggie shares a special message in the lead-up to Mother’s Day for those of us who’ve lost our mums or whose mothers are absent from our lives. Maggie suggests some…
Connecting with your kids
(3:57 mins) My four evidence-based tips for staying connected when your kids seem hell-bent on pushing your buttons!
When Do Kids Learn To Play Independently?
Parenting expert Claire answers a ParentTV member's question: " My oldest, 4 and 1/2 year old daughter (lamb) still is unable to play on her own. She constantly needs someone to…
Parenting Young People When Tragedy Strikes
One of the most uncertain times in parenting is knowing how to respond to your young person when tragedy strikes.
Parenting Roosters – our challenging kids
(4:09 mins) Got a strong-willed, feisty child in your house? Help is at hand.
Help Explaining George Floyd’s Death and Why It Matters To Your Kids
Dr Chris Townsend has a long history working as a licensed professional counselor and shares some of his thoughts and insights in this interview about how to talk with our kids…
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…
The parent tech squad
When you’re trying to work with your kids on the issue of technology, it can be helpful to have a team to call on for backup. Those people are your…
Why it’s important to honour your child
One of the most special sit-down conversations with your teen should be one that Dr Arne refers to as 'the honouring'. Learn what it means to honour your child, why this…
Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?