When parenting gets hard, it’s easy to fall into the trap of trying to be friends. But friendship isn’t what kids need from their parents.
The terrorism attack in London may have children asking questions parents find difficult to answer. Here’s how to keep the fear at bay.
Part of a positive mindset is optimism. Where children and teenagers are missing it, parents can have a tough job building it up.
How a child reacts to stress or anxiety will determine if they’ll overcome it or get stuck. That’s where coping skills and resilience come in.
Settling a child into high school can be an anxious time for parents. There’s so much change going on, new expectations and new experiences.
For teenagers, working out their “thing” can be a frustrating. Figuring out what to do after school is a journey, but it’s not always easy.