How to talk to your children about death
(4:16 mins) Here are some ways to use ‘anticipatory grief’ to help children process the idea of death, and some things parents can do to support their children if they have experienced a loss.
Balancing work and parenthood
The struggle is real! Discover an expert's views on how we can balance work and parenthood.
Helping your teen make wise decisions
What do you do when your child gets to an age where they want to start making their own decisions...staying out late, going to parties etc? How do we work…
Are the brains of boys and girls different?
In this video, neuroscience educator Nathan Wallis unpacks why we need to understand gender as non-binary, and what brain differences there actually are between males and females.
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…
Play ideas with a 4-year-old
(2:14 mins) Play ideas with a 4-year-old
Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?
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.
Understanding the causes of mental health issues in young people
There has been a significant increase in mental health issues in children and young people and Kids Helpline is seeing this every day. Amanda explains some of the causes of…
What is counselling and how does it work?
We often hear people say: "you should go and speak to someone", but who is that 'someone' and what do they do? Amanda demystifies who a counsellor is and what…
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.