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Using technology to help children's communication skills

Monday 20 February 2017 / Parenting Tips, Speech and Communication
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Can technology be fun and good for learning? We say it can! Find out how

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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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The life of a young YouTube vlogger

Monday 06 February 2017 / Young people
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We spoke to Callum, a young YouTube vlogger, and his mum about how they stay safe online.

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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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