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.
In this episode of the Impressive podcast, Dr Kimberley discusses why parents should encourage their children to take risks with Daisy Turnbull, author of 50 Risks to Take With Your Kids and 50 Questions to Ask Your Teens.
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.
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.
Responding to children's needs in a timely and sensitive manner has a host of benefits. Here are six reasons why you should consider this parenting style.
Is your child a fussy eater? Explore our tips for promoting positive and healthy eating habits.
Screen-time woes? Learn how to manage and minimize your children's screen withdrawals.
Discover how to embrace flexibility while learning practical tips to help clam a toddler in distress and understand their meltdowns.
Navigating the ‘terrible twos’ at dinnertime can be emotionally challenging and downright exhausting. Discover tips for parents dealing with fussy eaters.
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) presents in children who have difficulties controlling both their emotions and behaviour. Explore strategies to manage these difficulties.
Sexting? What is it and positive ways parents can address this increasingly recognised and concerning pastime of children.
Many factors can lead to developing negative experiences in school resulting in school refusal. See our helpful recommendations for how you can address these concerns with your child.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is characterised by obsessive thoughts and compulsions which impacts daily life. Learn more about the signs and treatment options for children impacted by OCD.
The how-to guide to help support and manage difficult and challenging behaviour in children by creating a positive environment
Interruptions can be so annoying. Review our tips and tricks to help manage const interruption with kindness and positive role-modelling
It seems in today’s world children are born ‘digital’. Too much technology is problematic but the opposite is also true. Learn how to strike the right balance
Join us to explore ways we can help develop gratitude in children. By learning gratitude, children learn to become sensitive to the feelings of others.