Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?
Teaching kids about consent
In this video, Holly-ann Martin, Managing Director of Safe4Kids and child abuse prevention educator, talks about the importance of teaching children consent and allowing them autonomy over their bodies.
Parenting Roosters – our challenging kids
(4:09 mins) Got a strong-willed, feisty child in your house? Help is at hand.
Parenting on the same page as your partner
Getting aligned with your partner can be tough. But it can make family life easier. Here’s some ideas to parent on the same page.
(3:06 mins) A tribute to all dads recorded for Father's Day
Understanding how your own childhood influences you as a parent
A fascinating look into how our childhood influences our parenting styles and why parents are quick to judge one another!
Preparing children for a death
(3:44 mins) When someone your children loves is going to die, how can you prepare them?
Family Relationships – connecting, communicating and resolving conflict
Young people are figuring out how to connect, communicate and resolve conflict with their families. How do we model healthy conflict resolution to our children, and also give them permission…
Helping Children cope with Death
(4:20 mins) When someone your children loves dies, here are some of the things which are good to know.
Discipline without damage doesn’t mean without limits, boundaries or growing up
Often times when people hear that children shouldn’t be given consequences or put in time out, but rather understood empathically and championed developmentally, they get worried! Usually the worry is…
When siblings really dislike each other
(3:43 mins) What do you when siblings take their rivalry beyond 'normal'?