It’s not until it’s too late that you realise middle child syndrome is a real thing. For parents, there are three things that can overcome it.
Raising nice children is a goal most parents aspire to, but defining a “good kid” can be a challenge when you’re working with tweens and teenagers.
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.