4 Lessons About Parenting Teens in a Hyper-Sexualised AgeParenting

4 Lessons About Parenting Teens in a Hyper-Sexualised Age

Here’s how parents can maintain healthy conversations with their teens, taken from the book, They’ll Be Okay written by psychologist,…

Why a Teenager’s Brain is Like a Ferrari with Bicycle BrakesParenting

Why a Teenager’s Brain is Like a Ferrari with Bicycle Brakes

Why are teenagers so impulsive? To understand why some adolescents take risks, we need to look inside their heads –…

Sexting: What to Do if It Happens to Your ChildParenting

Sexting: What to Do if It Happens to Your Child

Most unsolicited sexting and requests for nude images follow a typical pattern. Often our children don’t recognise they’re in danger…

Success at School: IQ vs PersonalityParenting

Success at School: IQ vs Personality

Research shows that students who are conscientious and open to new experiences score a full grade higher than the average…

What to Do When Parents and Grandparents DisagreeParenting

What to Do When Parents and Grandparents Disagree

Here are some tips to help you get your extended family back on track when parents and grandparents disagree on…

Isolation Is Getting Harder for Our Children. Here’s How to Help.Parenting

Isolation Is Getting Harder for Our Children. Here’s How to Help.

As restrictions have started to ease across the rest of the nation, our Victorian children are struggling more and more…

How Do You Talk To Your Teen About Porn?Parenting

How Do You Talk To Your Teen About Porn?

Just because your child does not mention it, does not mean they have not been exposed. Here’s some tips when…

Raising Children to Love or FearParenting

Raising Children to Love or Fear

When it comes to motivating behaviour, it is undeniable that fear is a strong motivator. But why does it work?…

Helping Our Children Through Dark, Difficult DaysParenting

Helping Our Children Through Dark, Difficult Days

Talking to your children about challenges you’re facing is a daunting task. It can be so hard to be strong…

How to Stop Telling and Yelling, and How to Connect With Your TeenParenting

How to Stop Telling and Yelling, and How to Connect With Your Teen

In this article Dr Justin Coulson explains how you can speak to your teen in a way that they’ll be…