Sensitive son starting secondary school

How do I tell my son that Grandad is dying?

My daughter hates secondary school

My adult son is disrespectful to his girlfriend

My daughter is struggling with friendships

How can we manage tantrums?

My son will not eat food unless mashed

My son is always left on the sidelines at matches

Our five-year-old has started acting babyish

‘My 10-year-old son is the class clown and always in trouble’

How to cope with a troubled, tearaway teenage son

My seven-year-old son struggles to go to sleep

My son was bullied for a year before we knew

Has my shouting damaged my children?

My 11-year-old son is pushing to be independent, should I let him go?

How can I manage my little boy’s aggression and meltdowns?

My little girl is terrified of noise

My daughter worries about ‘bad’ things she has done

My son (10) is still mourning his grandad, four years on.

My 3 year old’s tantrums are embarrassing

How best to help my granddaughter with Selective Mutism?

My five-year-old has selective mutism

My teenager is getting in trouble and I can’t get through to him

My 8-year-old can be quite judgmental of other children

Toilet training our two-year-old is a bit of a strain

Is my son’s imaginary friend a problem?

My five-year-old son ‘holds on’ to his wee and poo

Our daughter is struggling since the death of a classmate

My 11-year-old daughter is struggling with friends

Tourette’s Syndrome: Help me help my son

Should I listen to my friend’s advice on my baby’s sleep habits?

My six-year-old son is very negative and often in a bad mood

Competition and rewards in the classroom

How can I help my daughter knuckle down to study?

I dread going back to work and leaving my baby

Our teenager seems down in the dumps and withdrawn

Encopresis/Soiling: My grandson soils his underpants several times a day

Our son (6) wets himself up to six times a day

How can I bond with my son? We are always fighting.

How can I help my younger daughter move out of her big sister’s shadow?

My 13-year-old son is addicted to online gaming

Should I allow my 11-year-old have a smartphone?

How to talk to children about terrorism and murder?

‘How can we conquer the homework battle?’

Helping a perfectionist child

Our son’s routine goes awry when his dad is around

Should I force my child to have a hobby?

I can’t love anyone, not even my baby

My daughter is making strange with her dad

How should I explain my brother’s suicide to my son?

I’m a new mum, my family are bombarding me with advice!

‘Would a dog help my daughter’s selective mutism?’

Building Self-Esteem in Children: 6-part article series

Self-Esteem Part 6: Helping your child to make a difference

Self-Esteem Part 5: Teaching responsibilty and skills

Self-Esteem Part 4: Encouraging your child’s potential

Self-Esteem Part 3: Helping your child find their niche

Self-Esteem Part 2: Love your kids uniquely, not just equally

Building your Child’s Self-Esteem Part 1 (of 6)

How to talk to children about bad news stories

Coping with Social Anxiety

How to protect children from the worst effects of divorce

Our grown-up daughter is making us miserable

Fear of Mr. Tayto and Santa

My daughter is upset about her father getting married

Our toddler wakes three times a night

Fear of dogs

Bedtime is chaos, should I stagger bedtime for my three children?

Our nine year old worries that we will divorce (even though we are happily married).

My five year old girl won’t sleep in her own bed

My nine year old is anxious and a big worrier. How can I help her?

My 12 year old won’t get up for school

Is Dad coming to my First Communion?

My 14 year old won’t switch off technology at night.

With a family history of anxiety and depression, I worry about my 4 year old

My nine year old is very anxious

My nine year old still wets the bed

School refusal: My daughter panics at the thought of school

My 5 year old daughter gets her little brother in trouble

Exam stress is overwhelming my anxious son

My 3 year old is cheeky and won’t take correction

Going potty with toilet-training stress

Weaning and working: how do I wind down breastfeeding?

How do we tell our children their dad is terminally ill?

My 10 year old is shy and finds it hard to make friends

Anxiety in Pregnancy: I worry that I won’t be a good mother

ASD overview

Our baby won’t settle if his dad puts him to bed

My seven month old will only go back to sleep if I feed him

My fussy eaters are wearing me down

Bad behaviour: Our girl is a street angel and a house devil

My teenager wants to be vegetarian but i’m doing all the cooking!

My 11 year is unhappy about my new relationship

Morning meltdowns: mine and the children’s

My violent ex-husband is seeking contact with our son

My husband has betrayed me and our children

Talking about a tragedy

My junior infant doesn’t want to go back to school

My ex-wife is aggressive and I’m worried about my daughter

I want to toilet train my 3 year old ahead of preschool

How can I rebuild bonds with my 14 month old?

How to deal with night terrors?

I want to see more of my baby. What are my legal rights?

How can I manage my 8 year old morning meltdowns?

My son is unsettled after weekends with his father

My teenager blames me for the separation

New dad: I’m struggling to cope

How can I help my son manage his tics?

My six year old won’t go to bed

My six year old has nightmares, how can we help her?

New Baby: We are fighting all the time

My son is mean to his younger sister

How to get my nine year old to do his homework?

How to get our 3 year old back into his own bed?

Help me deal with my teen’s insecurities

My 14 month old is slapping and hitting

My daughter resents my new partner

Is my teenager addicted to technology?

My teenage daughter doesn’t talk to me

How do I help my broken hearted son?

Our son is scared at night since burglary

My five year old is controlling us

We’ve drifted apart now the kids are gone

My son is obese. How can we help him?

My eight year old is afraid of being kidnapped and won’t sleep alone

My six year old hates brushing his teeth. Is this a sensory problem?

How can we get back to a better family life after a tough year?

My partner has started smoking again

We argue over how to manage the kids, I’m alway’s bad cop.

My little girl can’t stop biting her nails

Trichotillomania: My daughter pulls out her eyelashes

Secondary Infertility: Trying to conceive a second baby is causing strain

We need to be more protective of children online

My son’s assessment for autism was inconclusive. So, what’s next?

How can I help my 20 year old with ADHD?

How can I support my shy child to make friends?