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Autism and mental health - what parents need to know

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If you’re a parent of an autistic child, it’s helpful to be aware of the impact autism can have on mental well-being.

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How to help if your child feels distressed and scared at bedtime

Friday 17 February 2017 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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Our advice for tackling bedtime concerns and bad dreams.

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Helping your child to feel calm again

Thursday 26 January 2017 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It's upsetting to see your child distressed. And it’s important that your child gets the message that you are calm.

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Strategies for raising confident children

Friday 06 January 2017 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It's often a challenge to understand and provide for your child’s needs.

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5 handy tips to make bedtime easier

Monday 12 December 2016 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It’s important for your child to have a routine in particular at bedtime. Read our guide.

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