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Parenting Through a Divorce – Part 2 of 4 : Helping...

The stresses of a divorce are often as overwhelming to a child as they are to the couple involved. While there is really no easy way to go through...

Parenting Through a Divorce – Part 3 of 4 : A...

In the last article of this series, we talked about helping your children cope through a divorce. This week, we’re addressing the need for establishing a new normal....

Parenting Through a Divorce – Part 1 of 4

Many children go through the stresses of a divorce every year. When couples go through a divorce, it is common for them to feel overwhelmed by having to...

Why You Need A Calm-Down Corner At Home

Despite our best efforts in being understanding towards our children and their needs, they tend to get emotionally dysregulated. When you find your child getting restless or agitated,...

Recognising Your Child’s Mental Health Problems

Taboo or not, mental health problems are real and quite common among children. Fret not though, as they are treatable, especially when you make it a point to...

5 Tips for Successful Timeouts

Timeouts are a form of behavioural modification that involves separating children from the environment in which they misbehave. The goal of timeouts is to remove the child from...

5 Phrases You Should Never Use

Remember that one time your parents said something that hurt you and it stuck with you forever? And the other time...and that other time? Have you caught yourself...

Positive Attention: Putting More Time In for fewer Time-Outs

A positive relationship with your child is crucial for many reasons — especially discipline. A healthy and wholesome relationship with your child will make them strive to do...

Raising Healthy Children in a Digital Age – Part 2

We can’t run from technology, so we best do what we can to live well with it. Our last installation for this topic listed tips for raising healthy...

Raising Healthy Children in a Digital Age – Part 1

Like it or not, we live in an age where technology is everywhere. Feeling confident that we will keep our children healthy in a digital age is not...

Do Your Kids Know Road Safety?

Recently in May, there was a heart-wrenching accident that happened on the west side of Singapore. It was about a six-year-old kid that was run over by a...

Helping Your Children Develop Good Judgment

As grown-ups, many of us are crippled by uncertainty when faced with tough situations or choices. Some of us tend to make self-destructive decisions, repeatedly demonstrating poor judgment....