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?

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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

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Can you keep a secret?

Posted April 7th 2010

From small, intimate secrets to family mysteries, there are all sorts of events that we keep quiet about, or that others keep hidden from us.

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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.

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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.

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Mothers and daughters

Posted March 3rd 2010

Our mother influences our emotions, but also provides us with a unique beauty inheritance. Justine Knight speaks to three pairs of mothers and daughters to discover their shared rituals.

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