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Parenting Smart

Practical tips to support children’s wellbeing and behaviour

1. Our mealtimes are turning into a battleground


2. Building up your listening skills


3. When someone dies


4. Supporting healthy gaming habits


5. Understanding sibling rivalry


6. My child is being bullied. What can I do? 


7. Secondary school transition


8. Positive gender identity development


9. Routines and rituals


10. Helping your child when they start or change primary school


11. My child is anxious


12. Nurturing talents


13. My child says ‘I hate you!’


14. My child thinks they need to be perfect


15. Peer pressure


16. Help your child manage separations and goodbyes


17. Using praise and reward


18. The importance of boundaries and consequences


19. Reading with your child


20. My child just says no to everything


21. Healthy habits for parenting


22. Safe social media for primary aged children


23. My child is feeling sad or low 


24. Cultural identity: who am I?


25. Playing with my child


26. Talking to my child about race and discrimination


27. My child has meltdowns


28. My child has friendship issues 


29. Co-Parenting after a separation or divorce 


30. Helping your child develop a positive body image


31. Raising a resilient child


32. Building secure relationships


33. My child pushes my buttons


34. My child is stealing


35. Homework


36. Understanding shyness


37. My child is lying, what does it mean, what should I do?


38. My child has trouble going to sleep


39. I’m going through a break up and want to support my child


40. My child might have bullied someone


41. My child and I keep getting into arguments


42. My child still wets themself


43. Sexual development