Helping kids cope with change
Brooke from Kids Helpline talks through how children respond to change and what parents can do to help a child who is going through a period of change.
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…
How to heal the brains of traumatised children
When a child has experienced trauma, it’s important to build their brain from the bottom up to help them heal. In this video, neuroscience educator Nathan Wallis explains what each…
Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?
What counsellors wish parents knew
Amanda from Kids Help Line discusses the top three things the counsellors at Kids Helpline wish that parents knew about kids and young people.
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…
Balancing work and parenthood
The struggle is real! Discover an expert's views on how we can balance work and parenthood.
Coronavirus for Parents
As schools and childcare centres around the world close their doors in response to the coronavirus, it can be easy to think of it like a summer holiday, or some…
What kids wish parents knew
Kids Helpline speaks to kids of all ages each day and have seen a theme of three main things kids want their parents to know about them.
Talking to children about suicide
(4:09 mins) How do you explain to a child that someone they love has died by suicide?
Dealing with Sibling Rivalry
(4:09 mins) Sibling rivalry! It’s so tough... yet it’s biologically normal and we can see it as a 'teachable moment'.