Managing Behaviour

What Is The Difference Between Growth And Development?

When we talk about a child’s progression through various different ages and stages, it can be easy to assume that growth and development are the same concepts that have the…

Managing Expectations and Behaviour at Christmas

Christmas is a time fraught with expectations. If it’s not your children using pester power to convince you that you really MUST spend all your hard earned cash on the…

Coping With Challenging Behaviour as a Working Parent

It is a fact that most parents work, some of us work full time, others part time and some are lucky enough to be able to work flexible hours at…

Guide for Single Parents Coping Alone

BEING a single parent is tough, and if you have a child who displays challenging and difficult behaviour and you suddenly find yourself dealing with this alone, you could be…

Managing a Child’s Behaviour When a Parent Dies or Leaves

One of the most important things to recognise as a single parent is that you will start to rely more on your friends and family for support, and far from…

Talking to Your Child About Your ‘New’ Family

When you are first on your own with your children, the last thing that you will want to think about is meeting someone new. Chances are that you are still…

Home Behaviour Policies

It is up to parents to establish the standards that they expect their children to adhere to. By teaching children to behave in positive appropriate ways, parents can establish households…

When Friends’ Children Misbehave

There is an unspoken rule that you cannot tell off your friends’ children. Rather like criticising someone’s choice of job or partner, the naughtiness of their children is a sensitive…

Positive Parenting at Home

All children require positive influences in their lives, and positive parenting begins at home. Although sometimes you may feel that you have completely run out of patience, or are simply…

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