How to cope with chaos at home
Here are some great tips for finding a healthy balance and harmony in your home, particularly for sole parent households or households where one parent travels a lot, and the children outnumber parents at home.
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…
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…
Understanding your Parenting Style
There are dozens of ways to “parent”. But some styles tend to get better results than others. Find out which style of parent you are in this video.
Encouraging kids to think in shades of grey, not just black and white
In this video, Nathan Wallis, neuroscience educator, talks about helping kids who see things in black and white (or right and wrong) to think more creatively, and see shades of…
Why your child (and teen) is ruled by emotion over logic
When your child is between two and eight, and again in adolescence, they’re ruled by their frontal cortex, or feeling brain. Neuroscience educator, Nathan Wallis, explains what this means for…
Connecting with kids – building love bridges
(6:10 mins) Quality time can be a rare commodity for today's busy parents.
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 movement and play are crucial in childhood
(3:34 mins) Move it! Here’s why you should take those words very seriously in your home.
More Merry, Less Mayhem at Christmas
These days there’s a lot of pressure to do everything LARGE including Christmas. In this video, parenting author and educator Maggie Dent challenges us all to turn the volume down…
When anger turns physical
(5:50 mins) What do we do when our kids start lashing out in anger.