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.
How Predictability Helps Children Function
Predictability for your child is more than just a routine. Allison discusses how creating a predictable environment for your child can help mould their behaviour and brain function.
Dealing with your anger as a parent
(3:48 mins) There are going to be days you run out of patience and your anger gets the better of you.
Play ideas with a 3-year-old
(2:22 mins) Play ideas with a 3-year-old
Preparing children for a death
(3:44 mins) When someone your children loves is going to die, how can you prepare them?
How To Handle A Toddler
Midwife Cath gives insight into toddlers and why they behave the way they do, as well as some tips and tricks to help encourage cooperation.
Top Five Tips for Babies and Toddlers
In this video, Midwife Cath shares her Top Five Tips for parenting in the first 3 years. She covers swaddling and wrapping your baby and the importance of floor play.…
Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?
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.
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.
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…