Managing Behaviour

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…

The Relationship Between Diet and Behaviour

Children’s behaviour changes due to many variables including their environments, the people around them, their levels of physical health and if they are experiencing stress. Just as important, though less…

Negotiating With Your Teen

Negotiating with your teen may be a good tactic if your teenager routinely tells you that you don’t listen to him or her, you don’t respect his or her opinions…

Understanding Sudden, Odd Behaviour in Your Child

When children start acting differently many parents begin to worry, and with good reason. Sudden, odd behaviour in your child could be an indication that something is very wrong in…

Identifying and Diagnosing a Behavioural Disorder

A behavioural disorder is not like a short illness that has noticeable symptoms and can be easily diagnosed with a laboratory test or two. On the contrary a behavioural disorder…

Medication for Behavioural Problems

An estimated 10 to 20% of children worldwide have one (or more) mental or behavioural problems. There are a variety of treatment options available for children with mental or behavioural…

Child Behaviour Modification

For most parents, child behaviour never becomes an issue until a child begins to act inappropriately. When this occurs, parents must find ways to increase instances of appropriate behaviour and…

Behaviour Management Plans for Children

Managing children’s behaviour can seem a Herculean task when they begin to realise how much fun getting into trouble can be. However, parents will often yell themselves hoarse or tear…

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