In this instalment of Impressive, Dr Kimberley O’Brien speaks to mum Naomi and her daughter Yasi about what it feels like to deal with separation anxiety.
From long waitlists to fear of judgement, there are many reasons why parents hesitate to seek psychological support for children. Dr Kimberley O’Brien explains how to overcome these obstacles.
Children with slow processing speed may take longer to process information, but that doesn't mean they're less intelligent. We look at this emerging concept and how to help children who have it.
Dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia are known as Specific Learning Disabilities (SLDs). Here’s how they work and how we can help children who have them.
In this episode of the Impressive podcast, Dr Kimberley O’Brien discusses encopresis, or faecal soiling, with toilet training educator Monica Ferrie.
Is your child overtired or teary before going to activities they used to love? We explore six signs your child might be overscheduled and what to do about it.
School holidays allow children to have some time out from their regular routine and recharge their batteries. These activities will keep young minds active and entertained during the break.
While death isn’t always an easy topic to address, our expert tips will give you the confidence to discuss it openly with your children and soothe their fears.
Parents often wonder whether their child's behaviour is a normal part of childhood or indicative of an issue that requires professional help. Here’s how to tell the difference.
Parents and carers of children with ADHD are all too familiar with the challenges of remote learning. Here are five expert tips to support them.
Is your child prone to emotional outbursts that leave you drained and wondering where you went wrong? Our expert tips will help you support your child to regulate their emotions.
Working from home? Discover our lockdown survival guide to help families prepare, adapt and conquer working and studying from home together.
Manage your child's COVID-19 anxiety with our Top Tips for different ages.
Find out how to support your child through trauma and natural disasters with these helpful strategies.
Screen-time woes? Learn how to manage and minimize your children's screen withdrawals.
Navigate school interactions with Dr Kimberley O'Brien's tips for healthy and productive discussions.
Explore starting new chapters and business decisions as a new mum while learning how to parent with patience across two-households.
Discover how to embrace flexibility while learning practical tips to help clam a toddler in distress and understand their meltdowns.