family

Telling stories

Posted April 30th 2010, by Clare Longrigg

Many children are starting school without any experience of being read to at home

Read more of this article

Do you compete for your child’s love?

Posted April 30th 2010

Feeling jealous of the bond between your partner and child feels taboo. Where does the emotion come from – and what can you do with it?

Read more of this article

Be your child’s emotional coach

Posted April 7th 2010

Give your children the tools to manage their own emotions, says clinical psychologist Dr Stephen Briers, and you’ll prime them to become confident, well-adjusted adults

Read more of this article

1 Comment

The sibling bond

Posted March 26th 2010

We all know that our parents shape our personalities, but, says psychologist Dorothy Rowe, we often overlook how much our identity is influenced by our siblings.

Read more of this article

How to parent according to birth order

Posted March 23rd 2010

Birth-order parenting expert, Michael Grose, tells us about the preventative measures and pitfalls of parenting according to birth order.

Read more of this article

Do our children need more freedom?

Posted March 4th 2010

As the ‘spare the rod spoil the child’ philosophy grows ever more popular with the parenting experts, are we in danger of dampening our children’s curiosity and need to challenge authority?

Read more of this article

4 Comments

More News

Most Popular Tagswellbeing / relationships / personality / health / society / emotions / happiness / Beauty / film / self knowledge

More Articles

Book a writing weekend

Book a writing weekend

If most of the time you’re prevented from getting on with writing or painting ...

Click here to read more
Visit the London Wellbeing Festival

Visit the London Wellbeing Festival

Psychologies' editor Suzy Greaves gives the lowdown on this year’s London Well...

Click here to read more
How to make small changes that last

How to make small changes that last

Why is it so tricky to change a habit? We all know deep down it’s hard. And it...

Click here to read more

Top 5 tests / Most popular

Related Articles

Blues for the boys

Blues for the boys

Stuart Jeffries gets to the bottom of what men worry about

Click here to read more
How to parent according to birth order

How to parent according to birth order

Birth-order parenting expert, Michael Grose, tells us about the preventative mea...

Click here to read more