How to Help Your Child Overcome Disordered Eating

Letting your child make their own decisions as they age is a difficult part of being a parent for some, especially when the decisions they make are harmful to their health. This is especially true for parents with a child who has an eating disorder….

Budgeting: A Guide to Becoming a Frugal Family

If you want to start budgeting effectively to ensure your family lives more comfortably, you have landed in the right place. It goes without saying that living on a budget can be difficult. This is particularly the case if you are already struggling to get…

4 Ways to Get Your Child Interested in the Great Outdoors

Nowadays, prying a child away from a gaming console or the couch in front of the TV can prove more difficult than expected. However, considering how important it is for their development, it is every parent’s responsibility to ensure kids spend time outdoors in the…

Helping Your Child to Recover from Flu

No parent wants to see their child unwell, but unfortunately, illness happens from time to time. The flu is a common viral infection that can affect people of all ages and cause symptoms such as fever, muscle aches, chills, headaches, and congestion. Having a child…

A Parent’s Guide to Phonological Processes

Slurred words, missing syllables, incorrectly spoken phonemes. How is a parent or teacher to know when this is a normal speech pattern versus a sign of speech delays or developmental problems? When should a child stop mistakenly pronouncing R, W or L? When should they…

An Introduction to Phonological Problems

You’ve probably observed phonological processes though you were unaware of the name for it. It is first seen when a child learns how to speak, using the wrong phonetic sounds at times or missing syllables altogether. It is normal for children to make mistakes when…

How To Improve Your Child’s IQ

For the most part, especially when they’re still young, children are a bit of blank slate. At very tender ages, they are so impressionable that it’s the best time to start teaching them certain valuable life lessons and instilling some ideals in them. However, this…

Help Your Child Overcome Addiction

Addiction is one of those things in life that is always going to be difficult to deal with, especially when it is your own son or daughter suffering through it. There are many factors that contribute to your child becoming addicted to a substance, from…

Helping a Child to Cope with Death

Just like adults, children will experience and express grief in their own way. There is no way of predicting how your child will respond to the loss of a loved one, and their age will have a big impact on their ability to process what…