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Getting your child to open up: timing is everything
More of us worry about our children’s emotional and mental health than is talked about says Child Psychiatrist Dr Sarah Zohra, who is sharing her tips on how to get your children to open up with her TLC approach
01 June 2018 at 09:00

Mindfulness for little ones
A kind of meditation encouraging people to take time out from their busy day-to-day - but can it work for children too? We found out...
29 March 2018 at 10:00

How to inspire your child to give a star performance
With a little practice and polish, your child can really wow an audience

How can I help my child to set goals?
Resolutions, made at any time of year, can provide your child with focus and a little fun
07 January 2015 at 10:35

How can I teach my child how to counter gender stereotypes?
Gender has a powerful influence on your child but don’t let stereotypes hinder her happiness
05 January 2015 at 11:03

How to nurture a good sense of humour in children
Your child’s sense of humour is beneficial to health and development – so carry on laughing
05 January 2015 at 10:57

Why do children need superheroes?
Whether it’s Superman or Wonder Woman, a hero is poetry in motion
05 January 2015 at 10:53

How to overcome children's fears and phobias
Whether it’s the dark, dogs or buttons, you can help your child overcome her fears
05 January 2015 at 10:50

How to deal with a toddler falling in love
A proposal from your three-year-old may seem odd, but it’s perfectly normal
05 January 2015 at 10:48

Why is laughter the best medicine?
Here's how a little bit of clowning around can boost your child’s health and happiness
05 January 2015 at 10:42

How to decipher your child’s smile
Why the art of physiognomy can help you better understand your child
05 January 2015 at 10:16

How to help your child spread the joy of giving
Why learning to give gifts is a noble trait to nurture in your child
20 December 2014 at 10:32

"Girls are amazing!", says editor of Girl Talk magazine
As Girl Talk magazine celebrates its 500th edition, we speak to Editor Bea Appleby about its #GirlsAreAmazing campaign and how we as parents can help cultivate a positive body image in our daughters
26 March 2014 at 15:34

How to conquer your child's night time fears
You don’t have to be a superhero to banish the 'baddies' beneath the bed
24 October 2013 at 12:00

How to ease your child's worries and fears
Soothe your child's fears efficiently and effectively with these top tips
24 October 2013 at 09:00

Five childhood anxieties and how to banish them
Simple strategies to soothe your child's anxieties
23 July 2013 at 08:00

How to deal with fear of the dark
Five ways to calm a fear of the dark
20 March 2013 at 00:00

Make 'em laugh for Comic Relief
Today's the day when all larks are allowed! You know it's all in a good cause…
15 March 2013 at 14:33

Ten ways to spread a little happiness
Children are natural optimists. Here are 10 ways to help them always look on the bright side of life
30 January 2013 at 18:45

The truth about lies
Why telling white lies is an important developmental milestone for your child
07 December 2012 at 15:25

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