Children with social anxiety are often well-liked by fellow students, a new study of seven to 13-year-olds has shown.
It helps kids cope better with the challenges they'll face in life.
If you have a child at the orchid end of the spectrum, and another at the dandelion end, should you parent them differently?
When children are being clingy, they're communicating their feelings. This is normal and healthy.
Would this child need less attention than the first? That didn't sound right.
Sometimes it's best to let your children be free range.
The question I get asked the most is - what's for dinner?
There's plenty of research into children’s understanding of reality vs. the fantastical.
A new study has found that children whose fathers let them win are more likely to develop anxiety.
Before you judge, consider this.
I'm not even asking for much. Indeed, I'd be happy with the return of just one phrase.
It's less frightening than you think.
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A black labrador named Tamsin has transformed this Melbourne family's life.
The move sparked outcry from disability rights advocates.
It's often not easy, and many siblings will go on to experience anxiety in adulthood.
It can prevent parents from seeing and accepting their child as the wonderful human being they are and recognising their strengths.
Everybody has a right to communication.