Helping you Deal with Child Behaviour

With so much conflicting advice on how to raise children, it's no wonder that parents and carers find it difficult to know whether we are doing the right thing. We hope that this website will offer advice, help and support to any parents or carers who need guidance when dealing with a child's behaviour. It is written by parenting experts who acknowledge that every child is different.

Top Tips for Working as a Team to Encourage Good Behaviour

There is no right way or wrong way to raise your children. Everyone has a different style and idea of what works with their own children and that is why sometimes parents become overwhelmed by good meaning friends and family who are often so quick to offer advice and help-no …

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Becoming Single and Promoting Positive Behaviour

There comes in a point in every single parent’s life when they are well on the way to creating a new life for them and their children. Initial pressures All the initial emotional pressures should be starting to ease off and you should be settling in to your new role. …

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Talking to Your Child About Your ‘New’ Family

When you are first on your own with your children, the last thing that you will want to think about is meeting someone new. Chances are that you are still in love with your former partner, or maybe you are so full of anger that you can’t stand the thought …

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Working With Professionals to Manage Behaviour

Sometimes in our lives, we need the support and help of our families and friends as well as professionals. This is especially true during a relationship break up and will help both you and your children. The professionals Therapists, counsellors, life coaches and advisors all have your interests at heart. …

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Single Parenting: Child Behaviour and the Home

If you have been living as a family, and a couple, then you’ll have been used to dividing up all household chores and duties. However, now you are on your own you will have to rethink your old routine and start planning for how you will manage your home as …

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Your Child’s Behaviour and Relationship Problems

The way that your children behave will change if you are experiencing relationship problems, and it is vital to recognise this early on so that measures can be put in place to help. A dilemma You should always make sure that your children are not being forced to choose one …

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How Your Relationship Affects Your Child’s Behaviour

You may have always been a single parent, and knew that even before your baby was born that you would be bringing them up alone, or you may be newly single and struggling to cope with the demands that parenting places on you. Get talking Parents tend to think that …

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Guide for Single Parents Coping Alone

BEING a single parent is tough, and if you have a child who displays challenging and difficult behaviour and you suddenly find yourself dealing with this alone, you could be forgiven for going into a blind panic. As well as being the primary carer for all your children, possibly the …

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Interview: Working with Behavioural Issues in Children

Dr Sarah Helps is a child behaviour specialist and has spent the last 13 years working with children and young people who struggle with their behaviour for a variety of reasons. A Wide Range of Problems Dr Helps is qualified to work in both a child and adolescent mental team …

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