When Children Fear Death
(4:31 mins) They may talk about it a lot, ask questions about it and worry that it is going to happen to them or someone they love. Here’s how to explain this huge concept to children, and how to help them feel more accepting of it, less fearful and more hopeful.
(3:53 mins) Sometimes the world can be a harsh place for our sensitive children.
How to know when child anxiety is becoming a problem
What is anxiety and what are the signs and symptoms that anxiety is becoming a problem for children? Dr Jodie looks at the social, emotional and physical displays of anxiety…
Preparing your toddler for the birth of a new baby sibling
Expert, practical tips for encouraging a close bond between your toddler and their new baby sibling
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.
Talking to children about suicide
(4:09 mins) How do you explain to a child that someone they love has died by suicide?
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 to help your children build a network of safe people
In this video, Holly-ann Martin, Managing Director of Safe4Kids and child abuse prevention educator, talks about building a Safety Team with kids. Their Safety Team is a network of trusted…
What’s happening in your teen’s brain and why it can make them unreasonable
Teenagers undergo a massive period of brain development in which their frontal cortex basically ‘shuts for renovations,’ as neuroscience educator, Nathan Wallis, says. In this video, Nathan talks us through…
Raising Optimistic Kids
How can we help our children become more optimistic in the face of challenges and in life in general?
My kids make me crazy what’s up with that
In this video David looks at why parents feel so crazy when their kid's behave in certain ways. David also gives some great suggestions using a conscious attachment parenting framework…